Information, Schedule & Directions


Msgr. R. Michael Schmitz, STD, JCD, Vicar General & Delegate for the United States 

Reverend Canon Matthew Talarico, Rector & Provincial Superior

Reverend Canon Jean-Baptiste Commins, Vice-Rector

Reverend Canon Joel Estrada, Provincial Bursar 

Reverend Canon Matthew Weaver, Vicar

Abbé Raymond Schmidt, Oblate


For our Schedule click here

Upcoming Special Events!

Saturday, December 22, Simbang Gabi 

8am Low Mass (St Joseph Crypt Chapel) 11am Solemn High Mass at St Thomas the Apostle Church followed by a reception.

Bring your Infant statues and Creches for the solemn statue blessing after the Mass.

Saturday, January 5First Saturday Morning of Recollection

8am Mass, followed by breakfast, 9:45am Spiritual Conference, 10:30am: Solemn Blessing of Epiphany Water (Litanies, prayers, exorcism of Water, Te Deum)

Sunday, January 6, Voices for Vocations

Fundraising Concert and Event. Children choir, Professional singers, Gregorian chant, Silent Auction and much more! 

Mass at the Shrine as usual. Reception at 1pm in the Priory. Concert at First Presbyterian Church (Main Hall) at 3pm.

Saturday, February 23Annual Talent Show

Hors d’oeuvres at 5pm. Show to start at 6pm. Everyone can participate!

Saturday, March 30, 2019 Annual Benefit Dinner

At Camelot Banquet. (95th Street). From 5 to 9pm. Tickets availble at the Shrine.

Mass Location

Shrine of Christ the King's St. Joseph's Crypt Chapel (Priory's Lower Level)

6415 South Woodlawn Avenue
Chicago, IL 60637

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the restoration at the Shrine of Christ the King

Click here for sermon of Msgr. Schmitz on October 8th, 2016

Shrine Info  

Text “SHRINELIFE” to 84576 

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