Archdiocese of Chicago
- Austin, Garfield Park, North Lawndale
- Bronzeville, Near South Side
- Englewood, Chatham
- Hyde Park, Woodlawn, South Shore
- Jefferson Park, Portage Park
- Lakeview, Boystown, Wrigleyville
- Lincoln Park, Old Town
- Lincoln Square, North Center, Irving Park
- Logan Square, Humboldt Park, Avondale
- Pilsen, Little Village, West Loop
- Uptown, Edgewater, Rogers Park
- Wicker Park, Bucktown, West Town
Catholic Churches, Schools To Close In Lincoln Square, Little Village, Norwood Park, Hegewisch
The Archdiocese of Chicago announced the closures and consolidations Friday night.
Century-Old St. Adalbert Church Hosts ‘Heartbreaking’ Final Mass As Parishioners Vow To Keep Fighting To Save It
“We don’t know what will happen to St. Adalbert’s physical church, but we do know that the spirit of St. Adalbert will live within us forever."
After Last Mass At St. Adalbert Church In Pilsen, Local Alderman Moves To Get Control Over Future Plans For The Site
Ald. Byron Sigcho Lopez will push to change the church's zoning to ensure the community has a say in what will replace it.
St. Adalbert Parishioners Want To Take Over Their Beloved Church: ‘The War Has Not Been Won Or Lost Yet’
Ald. Byron Sigcho Lopez is putting pressure on the archdiocese to meet with parishioners, saying he might work to "downzone" the property.
Catholic Churches Among Preservation Chicago’s Annual ‘Most Endangered’ Buildings List
The 2019 list also includes Jackson Park, a super chic part of O'Hare that would make flying less horrible, and a power station, among others.
Catholic School Teacher Charged With Sexually Abusing Boy In Pilsen, Police Say
Yesenia Rodriguez was arrested Monday in the case, police said.
Catholic Churches And Schools In Bridgeport Area Are Merging, Archdiocese Announces
Six Bridgeport-area Catholic schools will become three. Four churches will be merged to two parishes and the fates of four area churches remains up in the air.
Archdiocese Awards $660,000 To 26 Organizations Committed To Social Justice, Anti-Poverty Efforts
Precious Blood Ministry of Reconciliation, Pilsen Neighbors Community Council and Uptown-based ONE: Northside are among this year's honorees.
Historic Pilsen Church’s Towers Are ‘Perfect For Penthouse Units,’ Real Estate Listing Says
Despite protests to save the church, the archdiocese has once again put the Pilsen church up for sale.
Parishioners Rally To Raise $1 Million To Save St. Adalbert Church In Pilsen
The Polish-led group is racing to get pledges in hopes to save the church from being sold to a developer.
Could A Plan To Convert St. Adalbert Convent Into A B&B Save Pilsen Church?
Polish parishioners aim to raise $1 million in pledges in a last-ditch effort to save the iconic church.
Century-Old St. Ann Church Hosts Final Mass Saturday As Pilsen Parishioners Say Goodbye
The final service comes more than two years after the Archdiocese of Chicago announced plans to merge churches in the neighborhood.