Corpus Christi

On Sunday, June 13th, we celebrated the feast of Corpus Christi, or “The Solemnity of the Most Holy Body and Blood of Christ” which commemorates the institution of the Holy Eucharist. After the 11 a.m. Solemn High Mass we had a glorious outdoor procession with the Blessed Sacrament in the parish gardens. The feast of Corpus Christi at St. John Cantius Church in Chicago is an important experience for parishioners and visitors. Flowers and incense prepare the way for the Blessed Sacrament, and elaborate chalk designs adorn the pathways to the four altars set up for the proce