Posts tagged "Daley Plaza"

Picasso Will Play Host to Jesus at Daley Plaza April 5-8

For a limited, time, Jesus will share center stage with the Daley dynasty in downtown Chicago. The Thomas More Society and private donors will sponsor “Jesus in Daley Plaza” that will feature a 14 foot tall cross from April 5 – 8 (Holy Thursday evening through Easter Sunday), Sunrise Resurrection service on April 8 and... Read more »

It's a Christmas Tree. Period.

My colleague, Dennis Byrne, here at ChicagoNow wrote an excellent article on Rahm Emanuel’s “inclusive” and “welcoming” decision to call the Christmas tree in Daley Plaza a “holiday tree.” “The use of the Christmas tree is relatively modern.  It’s origins are found in the medieval mystery plays that depicted the tree of paradise and the Christmas... Read more »