Our next stop in touring Chicago's beautiful churches is St. Mary of the Angels. My husband and I had never been here before. We have passed it many times and saw it from the Kennedy expressway, so we were excited to attend their Saturday, 5 PM Mass.
St. Mary of the Angels is another church that was near the wrecking ball. The famous dome was literally crumbling and leaking. After years of struggling to raise the money for the needed repairs, there was a happy ending to that story.
This Saturday, August 2 will be the Feast of St. Mary of the Angels. There will be a get together after Mass.
Rev. John R. Waiss is the newly appointed pastor. Rev. Hilary Mahaney will remain as Pastor Emeritus.
Here are the links to the other posts in the series:
Touring Chicago's beautiful churches: St. Andrew Parish (ChicagoNow Best Photo Gallery for June!)
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