Visitation To Begin For Cardinal Francis GeorgeThousands of mourners were expected to visit Holy Name Cathedral on Tuesday, as a two-day visitation begins for Cardinal Francis George, the retired archbishop of Chicago, who died on Friday.
Visitation, Funeral Set For Cardinal GeorgeVisitation will be held for two days at Holy Name Cathedral, followed by a funeral mass on Thursday.
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Cupich Invites Catholics To Escape Their Comfort ZoneArchbishop Cupich made those in the congregation laugh hard several times, in which he said, "Seriously folks. I don't do walking on water. I can barely swim." But he had a serious message for Chicago-area Catholics: get out of your comfort zone, and be daring and bold when doing God's work.
Archbishop Cupich Choosing To Live In Holy Name Rectory, Not Cardinal's MansionIn a break with tradition, Archbishop Blase Cupich announced he will not be moving into the Cardinal’s residence and instead will live in the Holy Name Cathedral rectory.
Mothers Celebrated During Special Mass At Holy NameA special Mass was held Sunday at Holy Name Cathedral for expectant mothers.
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Special Mass For Expectant Mothers Held At Holy NameAs if they're not already glowing, about a dozen women - some very close to their delivery date - walked toward the front of Holy Name Cathedral at the invitation of Cardinal George. Among them was Patty Stevens.
Roger Ebert 'Had A Heart Big Enough To Accept And Love All'Hundreds gathered at Holy Name Cathedral on Monday to say a final farewell to Pulitzer Prize-winning film critic Roger Ebert.
Ebert Funeral Set For Monday At Holy NameThe funeral for legendary Chicago Sun-Times film Critic Roger Ebert will be held at 10 a.m. on Monday at Holy Name Cathedral, according to a press release from a publicist for Ebert's family.
Palm Sunday Draws Big Crowd At Holy Name CathedralFrances Cardinal George greeted each and every parishioner, and says he has gotten a chance to rest up since he came back from Rome. He says he's pleased with the choice they made, saying they needed someone humble with a lot of vigor.
Protesters Use Pink Smoke To Protest Lack Of Women In Catholic LeadershipAs cardinals meet in Rome to elect a new Pope, Catholic women have been staging protests at the Vatican and around the U.S. to illustrate the lack of female inclusion in the Church's hierarchy.
Pope's Resignation A Shock For Many CatholicsPope Benedict XVI’s decision to step down has surprised many Catholics around the world, including church leadership in Chicago.
Chicago Churches Comforting Mourners After Newtown TragedyChurches in Chicago have been a gathering place today for people looking for comfort, and answers.
Cardinal George Thinking Ahead To Retirement As He Undergoes Cancer TreatmentFor the first time since being diagnosed with cancer and beginning a long and difficult course of treatment, Cardinal Francis George was speaking out about his fight for life, as well as his future.