Human Dignity and Solidarity

Get Involved

The mission of the Office of Human Dignity and Solidarity brings the gospel and Catholic social teaching to the people through its work in social ministry.Reach out to our ministry staff to learn more about how you can get involved.

Also, check out the following events hosted by our Office:

March for Life

Our Respect Life Ministry, in partnership with other local pro-life organizations, is excited to present the Chicago March for Life, on Sunday, January 15! Our Archdiocese is also sending over 250 pilgrims to Washington, D.C. for the annual National March for Life on Friday, January 27. To learn more about these events, click here

Amate Magic

Amate Magic, the annual benefit for Amate House, will take place on Saturday, March 25th, 2017 at Chicago’s Navy Pier! Tickets for this premier event are currently on sale for $250 per person. To learn more about the event, including awardees, sponsorship and advertisement opportunities, and how to purchase tickets, click here.

Jail Ministry Holy Hour

During the first Sunday of each month at 3 p.m., Kolbe House Jail Ministry offers a Holy Hour of prayer for our incarcerated brothers and sisters. This “Santuario” serves a space of healing for ex-offenders, families of inmates, supporters, and parishioners to stand together in solidarity. To learn more, click here.


Life & Justice Conference

The Life & Justice Conference, hosted by the Department of Parish Vitality and Mission, will unite the people of the Archdiocese of Chicago who respond to the Gospel call and recognize the dignity of all life as Christ’s missionary disciples. This conference will celebrate the Respect Life, Peace and Justice, Human Concerns, Catholic Relief Services, and Catholic Campaign for Human Development ministries, providing attendees with an educational and spiritual experience directly related to their ministries in addition to the opportunity to collaborate; enabling each ministry to have a farther reach and greater impact across the Archdiocese of Chicago and beyond.

Click here for more information or please contact Dawn Fitzpatrick at 312.534.5335 or