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, 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.
Immigration Ministry’s Pastoral Migratoria Retreat
The Immigration Ministry’s Pastoral Migratoria will be having the IX annual retreat on Saturday, August 19th, 2017. This year’s theme “From Uncertainty to Hope: Even though I walk through the valley of the shadows, I will fear no evil, for you are with me” will be presented by theologians Timothy Matovina and Carmen Aguinaco at the Maryville Stevens Center, followed by mass with Bishop John Manz. This event will be conducted in Spanish and it is open to the public in general.
For registration click here
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