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From the Loft: Italian Consul Visits

Thomas Botzios, the Consul General of Italy in Chicago, and Stefano Redaelli, master of ceremonies, visited us on May 25th. They are very interested in the growth and development of the music program here at St John Cantius.


In Other News:

Requiescat in Pace: Long-time member of the Resurrection Choir, J.D. Lipa lost his wife, Linda Suzanne Zorich-Lipa, on May 24, 2021. Linda was a founding member of the Lay Associates of the Canons Regular of St. John Cantius.

See link for Linda's Obituary and additional information.

The funeral Mass, an Extraordinary Form Requiem High Mass, will be celebrated at 11am on Saturday, May 29th at St. John Cantius. In your charity, please pray for the repose of the soul of Linda.

Covid-19 Update: We are happy to announce that Choir members who are fully vaccinated are now allowed to refrain from wearing masks, as long as they bring proof of vaccination and present it to the Parish’s ushers or hospitality team.

Prepare for Next Season: The Resurrection Choir resumes on Monday, September 13. Anyone interested in joining please contact Massimo Scapin, the Director of Music, at to schedule an audition.

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