This page has a list of recently published news and announcements.

Posted on: Thu, Aug. 23, 2018

Instrumentalists and Singers of All Ages are Needed

Anytime is a great time to join one of the choirs and help continue to build the Music Ministry at Our Lady of Perpetual Help Church. This is a wonderful opportunity to serve God and the parish through sharing your gifts of music and song. And it promises to be a lot of fun as well! The following groups are all directed by our music director, Russell Stern. New members are always welcome and encouraged to join... Read More...

Posted on: Thu, Aug. 23, 2018

The Fourth Annual Great Vespers for the Protection of the Environment

Host Location: Saints Peter and Paul Greek Orthodox Church
1401 Wagner Rd., Glenview, IL 60025

Please join us for this special prayer service and presentation.
Click here for event details.

Posted on: Thu, Aug. 23, 2018

The Rite of Christian Initiation of Adults (RCIA) is a process of welcoming others into our Catholic family. RCIA is a journey of faith through which persons join, or complete their initiation into, the Catholic Church. RCIA is a program intended for anyone:

  • Want to learn more about the Catholic Church.
  • Are not baptized and want to become Christians through the Sacraments of Initiation.
  • Are baptized Christians in another tradition or Catholic and want to... Read More...
Posted on: Wed, Aug. 22, 2018

Go make disciples and teach them everything that I have commanded you.
Matthew 28:19-20

The Religious Education Program at OLPH needs volunteers. It has been a long tradition at OLPH that our parish family has offered their time and talents. It is through caring, sharing and praying that our community has grown in love and support of one another. The success of our religious education program depends on the dedicated individuals in our parish... Read More...

Posted on: Wed, Aug. 22, 2018

Do you know anyone interested in becoming actively involved with the life of the parish while forging life-long friendships? A gathering for prospective new members for the Women’s Club will be held on Tuesday, August 28 at 7:00 pm in the Francis Room (Lafayette Building). Please spread the word to anyone interested in joining a guild!

Posted on: Tue, Aug. 21, 2018

The Men’s Club Summer Raffle is our largest fundraiser for Sister Paulanne's Needy Family Fund and the hundreds of families she serves. We hope that we can count on your support this year as Sister’s needs are greater than ever. The drawing will be held September 8 at the 9th Annual OLPH Outdoor Mass and Block Party. The raffle is the only significant fundraising effort associated with the event. Follow this link to read... Read More...

Posted on: Sat, Aug. 18, 2018

Our parish-wide scripture study program features small groups of parishioners that meet weekly to study a specific book of the Bible. Our fall study, the Gospel of Luke, begins September 4 and continues to November 19.

The highly engaging Threshold Bible Study series provides readings, commentary from a theologian, and questions for reflection. Once a week, on days and times selected by participants, small groups meet to share prayer, fellowship, and insights. Meetings also... Read More...

Posted on: Fri, Aug. 17, 2018

We are sharing a letter from Cardinal Cupich to the people of the Archdiocese of Chicago in response to the Pennsylvania Grand Jury Report. Please use this link to read the statement, released earlier today.

Posted on: Fri, Aug. 17, 2018

Ever wish children came with an instruction manual? They do! Parent Effectiveness Training (P.E.T.) offers proven communication skills that really work.

Class meets every Thursday evening from 6:30-9:00pm, starting September 6 and ending November 1. Cost of tuition includes materials, and the rest of the proceeds go entirely to the OLPH Youth Group.

Link to Registration page

Posted on: Thu, Aug. 16, 2018

The parishioners of St. John of the Cross Parish welcome Bishop John Manz to formally install our fifth pastor Reverend Marc W. Reszel.
Sunday, August 16, 10:45 am Mass
All are welcome. Reception to follow.

St. John of the Cross
5005 Wolf Road
Western Springs, IL