Our Lady of Lourdes Catholic Church

Diverse, Welcoming, Caring Chicago, IL
Our Lady of Lourdes Catholic Church

Who We Are

Our Lady of Lourdes cares about people. We reach out to a wide diversity of people in the circumstances of their lives. We make it our ministry to be there with empowering words of faith and generous hands and hearts. We are diverse in race, language, understanding of God and Church, orientation and way of life.

About Us

Casual, Traditional Liturgy, Down to Earth, Spirit-filled, Multigenerational, Lots of kids, Inclusive

Community Service, Social Justice, Faith and Work, Children's Ministry, Youth Group, Choir, Missions, Yoga/Meditation, Adult Education, Food Pantry

Passionate Reverent, Traditional Hymns, Contemporary



English, Spanish


Our Services

What is the community like?
We are very diverse. You will see more than half of the community is Hispanic including Columbian, Guatemalan, Mexican, Costa Rican, El Salvadoran, and other Latin American Countries. We are also Filipino as well as Anglo. We are very friendly to families and young adults.

What if I'm not a Christian?
We are very welcoming of all. As a human family, we are all on a journey to wholeness and inspiration. This leads always to God.

Leadership View all

Michael Shanahan

Fr. Michael Shanahan has been pastor at Our Lady of Lourdes since 2007. Prior to that he was pastor at St. Mark Church in Humboldt Park. He speaks English and Spanish. His spirit inspired preaching brings healing and connection with the God of Love and Compassion.

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