November is dedicated to the Faithful Departed, those who have gone before us marked with the sign of faith, awaiting the glory of the Resurrection.
Enroll your departed loved ones in our novena of Extraordinary Form Requiem Masses that begins on All Souls Day. The names of the enrolled Faithful Departed will be placed at the foot of the cross.
Donations accepted here.
Enter names of those you wish to be remembered here.
Download and print the below form to send us the names of those you wish to have remembered. Mail the form back to the parish at the address listed below, or return it in the collection basket.
In addition to our novena of Masses, special All Souls Remembrance candles will burn in the parish gardens on All Soul's Day. If you would like to help us provide these candles, a donation of $10.00 is requested.
If you would like to make a donation for the Novena of Masses, please make checks payable to, "St. John Cantius Church" along with the names of the people to be enrolled and mail to:
St. John Cantius Church
Attn: All Souls Remembrance
825 N. Carpenter Street
Chicago, IL 60642
All Souls Day Masses, Tuesday, November 2nd, 2021
7:00 am - Ordinary Form
8:00 am - Extraordinary Form
7:30 pm - Pontifical Requiem High Mass Extraordinary Form with the St. Cecilia Choir and Orchestra
• George Frideric Handel (1685–1759), I Know That My Redeemer Liveth
(From Messiah), for S solo and orchestra
• Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart (1756–1791), Requiem, for SATB soli, SATB choir and orchestra
• Edward Elgar (1857–1934), Lux æterna, for mixed choir and orchestra