Amazing Movie Coming To St. Ben’s - “Monday, May 13th, 7 PM”

Amazing Movie Coming To St. Ben’s - “Monday, May 13th, 7 PM”

St. Ben's has the opportunity to experience the rosary like never before. Power In My Hands, featuring a 13 member all-star cast, conveys the timeless message of hope and the power of the Rosary in a way that speaks to the heart of modern viewers. Don’t miss this opportunity to transform your life! Find out more about the film at powerinmyhandsthemovie.com. The movie will be shown in Kittler Hall in our school.

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Alumni Festival Chorus

Alumni Festival Chorus

Calling all talented St. Benedict H.S. Alumni! On Sunday, June 2nd at Noon, we will host a special Mass to celebrate the great gift of our High School ministry. This will also mark the final day of transition as we move to a PK-8 education model. We are looking for talented alums to help form a festival choir for this occasion. Music has long been an integral part of the St. Ben’s community…

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KNIGHTS ANNUAL MEMBERSHIP DRIVE - MAY 4TH AND 5TH

KNIGHTS ANNUAL MEMBERSHIP DRIVE - MAY 4TH AND 5TH

A membership in the Knights connects you with opportunities to make an impact in your community and gives you access to resources to help you grow deeper in faith and stay informed about the issues Catholics care about. You'll also have exclusive access insurance and financial planning products to help you protect your family…

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Palm Sunday

Palm Sunday

Join us as we commemorate Jesus' entrance into Jerusalem. Each Mass will begin with a solemn procession with palms, beginning outdoors on Irving Park (weather permitting). During Mass, we will read the Passion of Jesus according to Luke. This Sunday marks the beginning of Holy Week, the most solemn part of the Church Year…

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Is it Time to Update My Personal Giving?

Is it Time to Update My Personal Giving?

St. Benedict Parish offers an abundance of ministries and services to our community. We are only able to offer all of these through the generosity of our parishioners and friends of our parish. This month, we ask that you consider your own personal stewardship and giving. If you haven't already, consider signing up for automated online giving. If you already give online, perhaps consider updating your level of stewardship. It is through your generosity that we can continue our mission.

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God has a plan for our life~ Notre Dame Vision for teens can help teens see that plan

God has a plan for our life~ Notre Dame Vision for teens can help teens see that plan

You will benefit from some of the best speakers from across campus and across the country whose stories, witness, and humor will challenge you to expand your imagination and deepen your faith.  Whether you are in the large group setting as one of 360 teenagers from across the country or in the small group with 7 other teens your own age, you will find yourself in a vibrant and welcoming community…read more

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ALPHA 4 Youth - North Center

ALPHA 4 Youth - North Center

Join us for ALPHA on March 20th as we explore some of life’s important questions. This week we’ll talk about: “Jesus: Who is he?” and answer this question and others: “What would you want to be famous for?’ and “Why do you think Jesus is so famous?’ We start at 5:00pm in the basement of St Ben’s church. 2215 N Irving Park Rd. Dinner is served.

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Looking for Something new and different to do, this Summer?

Looking for Something new and different to do, this Summer?

Vision is 5 day retreat helping high school students focus on their gifts and how to live their faith every day.

Incoming freshman through Senior high students are invited to live for a week on the campus of the University of Notre Dame. While you are there you will hear from some of the best speakers

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From the Bench: 'Where is that Kyrie from, and why does it sound familiar?'

From the Bench: 'Where is that Kyrie from, and why does it sound familiar?'

Each line of text is repeated three times, which is slightly different than the call and response format we have become used to in the modern Church. This ancient practice stems from the regard of the number 3 as a sacred number. Because there are three line of text, and each is repeated three times, this nine-fold plea for mercy is intended to bend the ear of the Divine. I have chosen to re-introduce this practice in Lent to emphasize the penitent nature of the season…

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