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Monthly Mass: for beatification of Mother Maria, 9:30 a.m. July 7, held monthly for over 15 years, at Sisters of St. Casimir Chapel, 2601 W. Marquette, (773) 776-1324.

New Mass Time: Sunday Mass at 10 a.m., with vespers at 5:15 p.m. and Benediction; Monday-Saturday Masses 7 a.m., vespers 5:15 p.m., at Monastery of the Holy Cross, 3111 S. Aberdeen, call (773) 927-7424 for Liturgy of the Hours and other info.

Holy Hour for Life: Tuesdays, 8 a.m.-7 p.m. at Five Holy Martyrs Church with exposition of the blessed Sacrament, 4327 S. Richmond, (773) 254-3636.

Holy Hour for Life: second Sunday each month at 1 p.m., at St. Joseph Church, 1747 Lake, Wilmette, (847) 251-0771.

Novena to St. Rita of Cascia: confession available 6:30 p.m. July 5 and each first Thursday, Mass and devotions 7 p.m., at St. Rita High School shrine chapel, 7740 S. Western, (773) 925-6600.

Tridentine Latin Mass: 11:30 a.m. on third Thursdays monthly, at St. James Church, 134 North Ave., Highwood, (847) 433-1494.

Mass and Irish Breakfast: 10 a.m. July 8 (second Sunday monthly), breakfast $6/person, at Gaelic Park, 6119 W. 147th St., Oak Forest, (708) 687-9323.

Walking the Labyrinth: 2-5:30 p.m. Wednesdays, St. Clare Auditorium, St. Peter Church, 110 W. Madison, (312) 372-5111.


Silent Ignatian Retreat for Women: preached by two Miles Christi priests, 4 p.m. July 9-5 p.m. July 12, at Bellarmine Jesuit Retreat Center, 175 W. County Line, Barrington, RSVP to (847) 966-1369,

MAWUSI Catechetical Retreat: for Black Catholics, July 27-29, at Society of the Divine Word, Techny, RSVP to Mary Nofleet-Johnson, at (312) 243-3700, Ext. 301.

Evening of Recollection: 5:30-9 p.m. July 20, Mass (Sunday Vigil) with talks by Miles Christi priests, exposition and benediction, time for prayer; confessions available; coffee break, at St. Mary Franciscan Monastery, 14246 Main, Lemont, call (248) 596-9766.


New Secular (third) Order Community: seeking dedicated Catholic men and women for new community in southwest suburbs, call Philip at (708) 841-7839.

Monthly Prayerful Pro-Life Witness: noon-2 p.m. July 14, in front of Advocate Lutheran General Hospital, 1775 Dempster, Park Ridge, (312) 422-9300.

Salesian Cooperators: for laity, married, single; religious, deacons, priests, 8 p.m. on second Fridays at Salesian Residence Society of Apostolic Life (like third order), founded by St. John Bosco, call Brittany at (847) 265-9541.