Posts tagged "Holy Family"

Touring Chicago's beautiful churches: Holy Family

Healing Garden at Holy Family
The next stop on my Touring Chicago’s beautiful churches is Holy Family.  Holy Family began its journey in 1857 when Fr. Arnold Damen began it’s construction. Holy Family is forever linked to the Chicago Fire in 1871: According to legend, when the Chicago Fire started in 1871 (a few blocks east), it was spreading toward... Read more »

Pope Benedict XVI and Blessed John Paul II Speak About the Holy Family

“The family is the privileged setting where every person learns to give and receive love … The family is an intermediate institution between individuals and society, and nothing can completely take its place … The Family is a necessary good for peoples, an indispensable foundation for society and a great and lifelong treasure for couples.... Read more »