There will be no 5 pm Mass on Sat, August 15. Our Anniversary Mass will be held at the special time of 4 pm. Confessions on Saturday, August 15 will be heard following the 8 am Mass. There will be NO confessions at 4 pm that day.
Pope Francis’s Encyclical
“On the Care of Our Common Home”
Read the Document
Watch Archbishop Cupich’s Press Conference
Watch Father Robert Barron’s Video
Why We Do What We Do
Solemnity of the Assumption of Mary
Did you know that August 15, the Solemnity of the Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary, is the oldest of the Marian Feasts?...
Soup Kitchen Volunteers Needed
Thursday, August 6 / First United Methodist
We’re looking for donated food, volunteers on the day of the event and monetary donations. For details, contact Jay Larmee at 847-347-2895.
Evanston Catholic Youth Festival
Saturday, August 8 at 2 pm / St. Nicholas
Sponsored by St. Athanasius, St. Mary and St. Nicholas Parishes. Games, Prizes, Music, Celebrate Mass and Cook-Out!
Young At Heart Meeting
Thursday, August 13 - 12:15 pm / Church GS
Speaker will be Tricia Mullin from Chicago Methodist Senior Services. Her topic is “Being a Wise Consumer”...
Baptism Formation Sessions
Sept 2, Oct 7 or Nov 3 at 7 pm / Parish Center
To register, please contact the Parish Office at
RCIA Journey To Begin Soon
Wednesday, October 7 at 7 pm / Parish Center
RCIA, short for the Rite of Christian Initiation of Adults, is an opportunity to explore our faith without any obligations attached. Come and see…
Join Us for Worship Map
Daily Mass: Mon-Sat at 8am
    (Thursday’s service is a Communion Service)
Sunday Masses:
    Saturday at 5pm; Sunday at 8, 9:30 and 11am
Confession: Sat 4pm - Adoration: Sun 3-6pm
A message from Father Greg
This week, please enjoy an essay reflection by noted speaker, columnist and author Fr. Ron Rolheiser, OMI. Fr. Rolheiser serves as president of the Oblate School of Theology...
Last Homilies Recorded
July 5, 12 and 19, 2015
Bishop Christopher Glancy - July 5 - Mission
Friar Bob Cook - July 12 - 15th Sunday in OT
Deacon Dennis - July 19 - 16th Sunday in OT
Calling All Alumni, Class of 1965
Saint Mary School
Are you a member of the graduating 8th grade class of 1965? We’re planning a reunion in October 2015 and a table at our Gala Dinner...
Looking for Gardeners
Help Needed for the Grounds
Please consider joining “Mary’s Gardeners” for cleaning and sprucing up the grounds around our parish. JOIN US!
"From the Archives"
Learn More! - Parish' 150th Anniversary
Father Smyth was appointed by Archbishop Feehan, and taking charge of the parish on May 6, 1893 after the passing of St. Mary’s first pastor...
New Faith Awareness Committee
Learn More!
Are you interested in deepening your understanding of your faith? Have you ever wondered what it means to be Catholic?...
Remember Saint Mary Parish
Leaving a legacy from Retirement Accounts
Making a direct gift of funds to the Church for the benefit of our parish would allow you a charitable tax deduction, helping to offset the taxes owed...