Assumption Catholic Church
323 West Illinois Street - Chicago IL 60654
(ph) 312-644-0036  (fax) 312-644-1838  
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Mass Schedule


7 am & 12:10 pm


7:30 am & 5 pm (for Sunday)


7:30 am, 9:00 am, 10:30 am, 12:15 pm, & 5:00 pm


Child Care at 10:30 Mass. Click for details

Thanksgiving Day  

Mass will be celebrated at 7:30 and 10:30am on Thanksgiving Day, November 28. Why not begin your day of family feasting with Mass? The word "eucharist" means "thanksgiving." A collection will be taken up in support of Chicago Shares and our efforts to feed the homeless. Free parking will be available in the garage at 311 W Illinois.

Assumption Young Adults  

Assumption Young Adults will meet for coffee and conversation with Parish Counselor Shane Tytenicz following the 10:30 Mass on Sunday November 17 in the Parish Hall. AYA is for anyone in their twenties or thirties, married or single. To find out more, email

Assumption's Mens Group  

A new group has formed at Assumption dedicated to developing men's spirituality. The goal is to form better fathers, son, brothers, and friends to serve as disciples of Christ. A kick-off meeting is scheduled for Sunday November 24 at 11:30am in the Parish Hall. For more information, email


Chicago Help Initiative  ...more

Help the Chicago Help Initiative help their guests who are homeless or otherwise disadvantaged by supporting these two events:

Fifth Annual Holiday Bazaar: December 4

Fourth annual "Miracle on Southport" December 5

Click on ...more (above) for details about these two events, Click here for more about the CHI program.

Church Parking  

Free Parking for weekend Masses, weddings, and special feast days is available in the 311 W Illinois building. The entrance is at the rear of the building on Franklin Street. Details and map here.

Supplemental parking is available at MartParc at Orleans and Hubbard, directly behind the Church. Bring your parking ticket with you to Assumption for validation.


Taize Prayer  

A prayer service in the spirit of Taize is held on the first Monday of each month from 7:00 to 8:00pm. Come and experience this gentle meditative prayer that has touched the hearts of people of all faiths all around the world. 

Eucharistic Adoration  

There will be exposition of the Blessed Sacrament on the First Friday of each month from 7:30 to 9:30.