A Community of Faith & Service in Christ

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 Summer Office Hours – June 18 through September 1
Monday-Friday: 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. Evening Hours on Tuesday, Wednesday & Thursday 6:00 p.m. to 9:00 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.
Eucharistic Adoration
Sundays, 3:00–6:00 p.m. 
Confession: Saturdays, 4-4:30 p.m.
In the Reconciliation Room near the main entrance
When You’re Traveling
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Funerals & Memorial Services
Ministers of Care bring Communion to parishioners who are home-bound or in the hospital. Contact Lori Remien [lremien@stmaryevanston] to arrange for communion calls.

Upcoming Events

Registration for Our Religious Education Program is Open
Contact Karie Ferrell, Director of Faith Formation
(847) 846-0333 ext 203 or email: kferrell@stmaryevanston.org
Information, brochures & registration forms are available on the
Summer Hospitality Weekends
June 16/17, July 14/15, August 18/19
Gather together after all the masses on the front lawn (weather permitting) for “Lemonade on the Lawn” – an opportunity to get to know your fellow parishioners.

Summer Events for Young Adults (20s & 30s)

Summer Book Club
June 18, July 2, August 6th
7:00 p.m. in the Parish Center Library

Join us as we read through, Story of a Soul: The Autobiography of St. Therese of Lisieux. Only 24 at the time of her death, her story has become a modern spiritual classic read by millions. We’ll discover the great themes of her spirituality: confidence and love, the little way, abandonment to God’s merciful love, and her mission in the church and world today.

Movie Nights
June 26, July 31, August 28
7:00 p.m. in the Parish Center
June 26: The Case for Christ
July 31: Paul Apostle of Christ
August 28: A Night of YouTube Presentations
Trivia Nights at Firehouse Grill
Tuesdays: June 12, July 10 & August 14
7:30 p.m. — 750 Chicago Ave., Evanston


Theology on Tap, Archdiocesan TOT Summer Kickoff
Monday, June 25, from 6:30-9:30 p.m.
Fremont, 15 W. Illinois Street, Chicago 60654

Join us for the Theology on Tap 2018 kickoff event with Father Tom Rosica, CEO of Salt and Light Catholic Media Foundation. Father Rosica will interview Father Rob Galea, musician, author, and founder of FRG Ministry. Father Rob will speak about his inspiring journey from troubled teen to Catholic priest and Australian idol. He will also be performing some of his music that made him an internet sensation in 2015. The event is free and every attendee will receive two drink tickets, appetizers, and excellent company! [REGISTER HERE]

Theology on Tap in Evanston [Flyer, TOT Evanston 2018]
Wednesdays, July 11, 18, 25; August 1
7:00 p.m. at The Celtic Knot Pub, 626 Church Street, Evanston
July 11: God’s First Commandment: Go Make Babies! Father Dominic Clemente
July 18: Women in Our Church, Sister Patricia Crowley, OSB
July 25: Jesus & the Avengers: Superheroes, Scripture and the Greatest Team-Up, Darius Villalobos
August 1: Faith and the Public Realm, Jenn Delvaux

Parish Contacts

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To Register in the Parish
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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
Gail Hulse, 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 Submit News for the Bulletin
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 Request a Communion Call
Lori Remien, Ministry of Care