Saint Mary Parish, established August 15, 1865, is located at the corner of Lake Street & Oak Avenue in Evanston, Illinois
1012 Lake Street, Evanston IL 60201 Phone: (847) 864-0333
Parish Center Office Hours
Monday-Friday: 9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.; Evening Hours on Wednesday and Thursday: 6:00 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.; Sunday: 9:00 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.

Worship With Us

Daily Mass:
Monday-Saturday, 8:00 a.m.
Sunday Masses
Saturdays: 5:00 p.m.; Sundays: 8:00, 9:30, 11:00 a.m.
Haitian Mass: 1st Sunday of the months at 12:30 p.m.
Confession: Saturdays, after the 8:00 a.m. mass and 4-4:30 p.m.
In the Reconciliation Room near the main entrance
Eucharistic Adoration:
Sundays, 3:00–6:00 p.m. in the Church
Mondays-Fridays , Noon-1:30 p.m.
in the Parish Center Chapel
Funerals & Memorial Services
THIS Saturday
September 14
Mass 4pm
Block Party 5-9pm
Grand Raffle Drawing at 8:30pm

September Events

Young Adults Faith Group
Mondays, September 9 in the Parish Center Living Room: 7-8:30 p.m.
Young Adults in their 20s & 30s meet weekly for Lectio Divina and faith sharing
Catholic Social Teaching & Racial Justice: A Collaborative Event
Saint Mary’s St. Vincent de Paul Society & Saint Mary’s Black Catholics
Part I – Wednesday, September 11, 6:30-8:00 p.m. AND 
             Sunday, September 15, 12:15-1:30 p.m. n the Parish Center Living Room
Speakers: Shannon Ambroise, MA-Pastoral Studies, Graduate of the Augustus Tolton Scholars Program and Gardis Watts, a current Augustus Tolton Scholar
United Catholic Youth Ministry Activities [visit website]
Run for Your Life! An emotional and physical simulation of a fleeing refugee
Friday, September 13, 7:00 p.m.
Cabrini Retreat Center, SPOTS ARE LIMITED: RSVP 
Our 20th Annual Parish Block Party & Grand Raffle
Saturday, September 14, 5:00-9:00 p.m. Grand Raffle Drawing at 8:30 p.m.
Opening Day Celebration of St. Mary’s Religious Education Program
Sunday, September 15, 9:30 Mass followed by Hospitality & First Session
Season of Creation: An Evening of Reflection & Prayer
Tuesday, September 17, 7:00-8:00 p.m. in Mary’s Garden
Novena for Atonement and Healing
Saturday, September 21 – Sunday, September 29 (at various locations)
Monday, September 23, the prayer will be here at Saint Mary
7:00 p.m. in the Church
Laudato Si’ and the Web of Life
Wednesday, September 25
7:00-8:30 p.m. in the Gathering Space of the Church
Dr. Mark Potosnak & Dr. Christie Klimas of DePaul University (and St. Mary’s parishioners) will speak on the Pope’s document, On Care for Our Common Home and Climate Change.
Ministry Fair
After all the Masses on September 28 and September 29
Saturday Night Movies & Potluck
After the 5:00 p.m. Mass on September 28 in the Gathering Space
Father Kicks Off the series with one of his favorite movies, Casablanca
Bring a dish to share … and of course, there will be popcorn!

October Events

Virtus Training (training to Protect God’s Children)
Saturday, October 5, in the Parish Center Living Room: 10:15 a.m.
This training is open to all adults who want to take an active part in creating a safe environment for our children, teens, and the vulnerable among us.
Contact: Karie Ferrell, Director of Faith Formation for registration information

Contact us

To Register in the Parish
Complete the form, save it, return it
as an attachment to:
To Enroll & Make Your Donations Online [ClickUse our parish code: IL372
To Manage Your Contributions
Leticia Montoya, Business Manager
(847) 864-0333 ext 201
To Baptize Your Child
Deacon Dennis Robak
(847) 864-0333 ext 209
To Schedule a Quinceanera
To Schedule a Wedding
Dianne Fox, Director of Music & Liturgy
(847) 864-0333 ext 210
To Plan a Funeral
Dianne Fox, Director of Music & Liturgy
(847) 864-0333 ext 210
To Register in our Parish School
Dr. Molly Cinnamon, Principal
Pope John XXIII School
(847) 475-5678
To Register for Religious Education
Karie Ferrell, Director of Faith Formation
(847) 864-0333 ext 203
To Request Anointing
(847) 864-0333
To Request a Communion Call
Ministers of Care bring Communion to parishioners who are home-bound or in the hospital. Contact Jon Benson
To Submit News for the Bulletin
  Sept 6, deadline for the Sept 15 issue
Sept 13, deadline for the Sept 22 issue 
Sept 20, deadline for the Sept 29 issue