- And lifting up his hands, he blessed them. ~Luke 24:50
Category Archives: Church History
This article was published in The Chicago Catholic, on February 8, 1980.
This Christmas newsletter, from 1979, highlights the commitment of the many people who came together to Save Our Shrine. May God bless their efforts!
This newsletter is from the summer of 1979, following the approval by a State Board in Bloomington, Illinois, for nomination to the National Register of Historic Places.
From the Monday, February 5, 1979 edition of the Southtown Economist
This article, written by Fayette Nichols, appeared in the Southtown Economist Newspapers on Sunday, January 28, 1979. Priest remembers Sacred Heart: ‘There were-miracles there’ If you never went to mass at Sacred Heart it might be hard to understand the … Continue reading
Reverend John A. Kret, O.S.A., assembled this booklet about the history of Sacred Heart Church, its pastors and devoted members. View pdf of booklet here.
Father Raymond de Norus, pastor of Sacred Heart
The Reverend John Francis McNally, Dec. 16 (1963), pastor of Sacred Heart Church, 11652 S. Church Street, devoted son of the late Thomas J. and Margaret; fond brother of Thomas J., William L., James B., Eugene A., Ellen Boyle, Reobert … Continue reading
From the Southtown, August 13, 1980
May 20, 1980. Chicago Sun-Times