Welcome to St. Peter's Catholic Church
in Chicago's Loop!

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St. Peter’s Church
4th Annual Friars & Friends
Christmas Concert
Thursday, December 10th  5-6 pm
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Introduction to Mark's Gospel:
Sunday Readings Cycle B
Presented by Fr. Robert Karris, O.F.M., Th.D.

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SESSION ONE: General Introduction Lectionary, Pericope-itis, Reading Mark's Gospel in One Seating 
SESSION TWO: Fundamentals Outline, Time and Genre
SESSION THREE: Food and the Pox (sic) Romana, The Tale of Two Banquets
SESSION FOUR: The Twelve, Disciples, and the Fallible Followers

Feast of the Immaculate Conception
Tues., Dec. 8

Masses at 11:40 am & 1:15 pm
Call 312-372-5111 to reserve a space at Mass.

Feast of Our Lady of Guadalupe
Sat., Dec. 12

Mass at 12 pm
Call 312-372-5111 to reserve a space at Mass.

St. Peter’s Church
Virtual Advent Lecture Series
Celebrating the Incarnation
in Word and Song
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December 1: Mary in Advent Through Scripture and Art
Presented by Fr. Robert Hutmacher, O.F.M. 
December 8: The Real Christmas Story: Unveiling the Truths within the Infancy Narratives
Presented by Fr. Johnpaul Cafiero, O.F.M.
December 15: Where Are You? What Are You Looking For?: Biblical Reflections on the Mystery of Advent
Presented by Fr. Ed Shea, O.F.M.
December 22: From Virus to Virtue: Finding Hope and Joy at Christmastime
Presented by Fr. Derran Combs, O.F.M.

Mass Schedule
Christmas Eve
Thursday, December 24
4 pm & 7 pm—Church Opens at 3 pm
4 pm Mass Live Streamed on

Christmas Day
Friday, December 25
 9 am & 11 am
The church will be closed after the 11 am Mass for the day.
New Year's Eve Mass
Thursday, December 31
5 pm
New Year's Day Mass
 Friday, January 1, 2021
10 am
Reservations are required to attend all Masses.
Call 312-372-5111 to reserve a space at Mass.
Masses Have Resumed at St. Peter's Church
A Reservation is required to attend Mass.
Call 312-372-5111 to make a reservation.
Office open Monday through Friday, 9 am to 6 pm;
Saturday, 10:30 am to 4:30 pm.

Mondays through Fridays
Mass Times: 11:40 am & 1:15 pm
Church Open - 11:15 am until 2:15 pm

Mass Times: 9 am and 11 am
Church Open - 8:30 am until 12:30 pm
Mondays through Saturdays
10:30 am until 3 pm
Room B in the Lower Level Auditorium

Everyone entering the building must wear
a face mask at all times
and practice social distancing.
Zoom Mass Schedule
Sundays, 5 pm Mass
St. Peter's Fr. Ed Shea, O.F.M. is celebrating Mass via Zoom on Sundays at 5 pm from the Second Floor Chapel at St. Peter’s Church. If you’d like to attend these Masses on your computer or smart device, please use the following code:
Password: EdSheaOFM

Advent Hope in the Midst of this Global Crisis:
         A Virtual Retreat for Young Adults
Saturday, December 5  10:00 am to 4:00 pm
Zoom Link
Zoom Password:  EdSheaOFM
Come and join other Young Adults for this Day of Reflection at the beginning of the great season of Advent 2020. We will have some Talks and some Faith Sharing and Adoration, and we will conclude with a Virtual Mass with Fr. Ed.
What are you hoping for this year? What are your deepest desires for next year? What do you really want for Christmas?
Please plan to attend and spread the Good News. ALL are welcome in this "Zoom" Place. For more information contact Fr. Ed Shea at 773-892-4134.
St. Peter's Young Adults Group
Meets Every Monday, 5:30-7 pm via ZOOM
Password: EdSheaOFM

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Spiritual Direction is now available.
Meet with Sr. Fran Sulzer FSPA, D. Min or
Br. Guillermo Morales, OFM.
Consult bulletin for more information.

Psychology At Lunch
FREE on Mondays - 12:15-12:45 pm CT
Presented on ZOOM
To participate, email:
[email protected]
Feel Out of Balance?  - November 30
Reduce Your Irritability/CrabbinessDecember 7
Relationships in the Time of CovidDecember 14
Psychologist Dr. Jerry Hiller and Marilyn Rochon MA, LCPC guide participants in the pursuit of stress relief, self-acceptance, self-efficacy, and developing a sense of purpose.  Participants learn to increase self-confidence, navigate through loss and depression, and improve relationships with themselves, others and God.  The sessions combine practical psychology with the life-giving ways of St. Francis of Assisi.
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Catholic Resources

Please view the following websites for daily Mass, prayers and spiritual support:
Vocations Office

4513 N. Ashland Ave. Chicago, IL 60640
Interested in learning about life
as a Franciscan?
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Vocation Office Website.

St. Peter's Church Receives
Best of Chicago Churches Award 2019!
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San Damiano Fraternity

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San Damiano Fraternity Home Page