Join us for a relaxing and engaging...
Summer at Saint Mary's
August 12, 2022
A special performance by...
Cielito Lindo Family Music
As seen on Nickelodeons Americas Most Musical Family, WGN, Univision, and Chicago Tonight, Cielito Lindo is a modern Latino mariachi formed by the Lucero family of 9. The children range in age from 7 to 18 and have performed for numerous large events including Bulls games, galas, festivals, and various television programs. With a fresh look & youthful energy, the family performs the traditional music of Mexico and is passionate about sharing their music and culture.
*All are invited to bring a food item to share for the social
WHAT IS SUMMER AT SAINT MARY'S?
Each Friday from July 1 to August 19, all parishioners, friends and neighbors are invited to join us for evenings of fellowship, engaging speakers and an opportunity to grow in faith!
We proudly welcome eight local, national and international speakers to our parish this summer. You don’t want to miss it!
6:00pm - Social/Appetizers/Drinks
7:00pm - Speaker Presentation
8:00pm - Q&A with the Speaker(s)
The RSVP is not required but will help us plan for appetizers. Please note this is a FREE and BYOB event!
We look forward to you joining us this summer!
Our presenters for the summer...
August 19, 2022
Beauty as a Gateway to God: Three Famous Works of Art and How They Call Us to Faith
Dr. Elizabeth Lev
Elizabeth Lev is a transplanted US art historian with degrees from University of Chicago and University of Bologna. She has been working as a guide in Rome for over 20 years and teaching at Duquesne University’s Italian campus. She loves Rome, its history, art, cuisine and people and is happiest in its many churches and museums. Liz is the author of 4 books and has commented on art and the papacy for several television networks. Her latest project was hosting a radio show for BBC’s Heart and Soul on Leonardo da Vinci! She is also a certified sommelier, so cheers!
Watch Elizabeth Lev's Ted Talk, The Unheard Story of the Sistine Chapel - CLICK HERE
Previous presentations from this summer...watch now!
A Conversation with Michael J. O'Loughlin
July 15, 2022
COMING SOON! - Listen to Michael's interview from last week!
Hidden Mercy: Aids, Catholics, and the Untold Stories of Compassion in the Face of Fear is AVAILABLE FOR PURCHASE in the parish office. Your donation of $24 will directly support our parish's efforts in aiding those who are homeless in our neighborhood.
Please call or visit the parish office to purchase your signed copy! Limited copies available.