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. ┬áHoly 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 »