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The Archdiocese of Chicago

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South Loop »

Old St. Mary's is the city's original Catholic parish and once served Satan's Mile on the South Side.

Beverly »

The new heating and cooling system is part of a major overhaul of the North Beverly parish's campus.

Pilsen »

As plans to sell the church loom, the Pilsen flock promises to fight the church's closing to the end. 

Portage Park »

Cardinal Francis George, a Portage Park native, died of cancer April 17, 2015.

Edison Park »

The Rev. James Wallace take over at St. Juliana Parish in Edison Park on July 1. 

Downtown »

"Kids are the real winners," said the founder of the Survivors Network of Those Abused by Priests.

Woodlawn »

The archdiocese originally planned to tear down the building after a fire ravaged it in 2015.

Gladstone Park »

Terrence O’Rourke will lead the first Chicago school named for the pontiff.

Portage Park »

Cardinal Francis George, a Portage Park native, died of cancer April 17.

Beverly »

Principal Elaine Gaffney and teacher Grace Sadowski spent a week at Harvard University this summer.

Jefferson Park »

Jim Rigg will oversee the consolidation of four Northwest Side Catholic schools during the next year.

Bronzeville »

The students from St. Elizabeth will have classes at Holy Angels School for at least the next year.

Jefferson Park »

Our Lady of Victory will merge with four other Northwest Side Catholic schools after this school year.

Jefferson Park »

Our Lady of Victory and St. Cornelius will close after the 2015-16 school year, officials said.

Jefferson Park »

Plans are also in the works to transform the vacant St. Cornelius convent into apartments for seniors.