Holy Family Church

Cardinal Francis George leads a mass of atonement and hope for survivors of clergy sex abuse at Holy Family Church. (Credit: CBS)

Cardinal George Leads Special Mass For Sex Abuse Victims

It seemed a sign of the progress the Catholic Church has made in the wake of the clergy sex scandal.

10/04/2014

Cardinal Francis George in Rome (CBS)

Cardinal To Meet With Choir Director Fired For Same-Sex Marriage Plans

Colin Collette was a popular and respected music director at Holy Family Church in suburban Inverness. But his announcement of same-sex marriage on social media went against church teachings, and he was fired.

09/08/2014

Church officials say this reliquary contains priceless historic fragments, including a piece of Jesus' manger. (CBS)

Religious Relics Dating To Time Of Jesus On Display This Weekend

In the center of the reliquary, church officials say, is a relic of Jesus’ manger; below that, a fragment of the veil of the Virgin Mary and then a thread from the cloak of Jesus’ earthly father, St. Joseph.

12/27/2012

The doors at Holy Family Church, which survived the Chicago Fire, are being restored. (CBS)

Building Doors That Survived Great Chicago Fire Get Makeover

One of the only public buildings to survive the Great Chicago Fire of 1871 is re-doing its front doors, which are now 151 years old.

10/19/2011

Chicago Firefighter Memorial Day Mass at Holy Family Church

Emanuel Attends Chicago Firefighter Memorial Day Mass

Memorial Day is a time to honor those who serve our country. Mayor Rahm Emanuel was doing just that Monday morning, attending the Chicago Firefighter Memorial Day Mass at Holy Family Church in the University Village neighborhood.

CBS 2–05/30/2011