Join us for upcoming events
Throughout the year, St. Gregory the Great parish offers a variety of events for people of all ages, both newcomers and seasoned parishioners, with the goal of strengthening ties, deepening personal faith, and building a sense of community. In addition to parish related events, St. Gregory's vision and goal also includes offering the greater community a program of liturgical and artistic events throughout the calendar year. Whether it is an International Chamber Artists music program, a Quest Theatre performance, an icon exhibition or a Christmas Lessons, Lights and Carols celebration, St. Gregory the Great seeks to provide unique and enriching ways to spend an afternoon or evening in an aesthetically uplifting setting.
2017 Upcoming Events
For information about Young Adults and Mom's and Tots events, see the links under the Education and Ministries pull down menu.
TAIZE PRAYER - Once a month, St. Gregory the Great hosts a Taize Prayer Service in Church beginning on Sunday at 4p.m. The service generally lasts between 35 to 40 minutes. Taize prayer consists of gentle chanting in the Taize style, a reading from Scripture, general intercessions and time for quiet prayer in the presence of an icon. Taize Prayer Services will take place on Sunday, Aug. 27, Sept. 24, Oct. 15, Nov. 19, and Dec. 10, 2017 and Jan. 14, Feb. 11, Apr. 22, May 20, and June 10, 2018. All are welcome. If you have never experienced this form of prayer, please consider joining us.
FIRST FRIDAY EUCHARISTIC ADORATION - Adoration of the Blessed Sacrament takes place the first Friday of every month beginning at 9a.m. and ending at 7p.m. with Benediction. If you are able, come and pay a visit. Please enter and leave Church through the North Courtyard ramp entrance.
SOCIAL CARE GOLF OUTING - St. Gregory the Great Social Care will be hosting its annual golf outing on Saturday, Aug. 26 at the Robert Black Golf Course at Pratt and Ridge. Tee times begin at 8a.m. Call the Parish Center at 773-561-3546 to reserve a tee time. A luncheon will be held at St. Gregory the Great Social Hall, 1609 W. Gregory following the golf outing. The cost of the luncheon for non-golfers is $15.00. Raffle tickets will be sold at the golf course and at the luncheon to win a variety of different gift cards and prizes.
TAIZE PRAYER - We will be hosting Taize Prayer on Sunday, Aug. 27 at 4p.m. in Church. We will be praying before an icon of Our Lady of Czestochowa. All are welcome.