St. Michael the Archangel - South Shore


Saturday Mass 

5:00 pm (E)

Sunday Mass

8:00 am,9:30 am (E),11:00am (S)

Daily Mass 

6:30 am    (E)

School Mass 

Wednesday  8:00 am (E)

 An accessible ramp is located on the west side of the church.  




New to the Parish?

We invite you to register online by completing the form under Resources or pick up a registration form in the pastoral center and drop it off  at our office to pick up your offering envelopes. 

Adoration Chapel

Exposition of the Blessed Sacrament is held every Thursday and Friday of the week. Exposition and Benediction takes place on Thursdays after the 6:30 am mass. Adoration continues until 7 pm on both days. We are always in need of Adorers to commit to spending time before the Blessed Sacrament each week.

Prayer Chapel

Prayer Chapel is open

(inside Pastoral Center)

Monday - Friday

Hours: 8:00am - 4:00pm


Confessions are heard on Saturday's at 4:00pm.

Or by setting up an appointment.


Looking to build a Family Tree?

Contact Flor Hernandez via email :  for information.


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Contact Us

8237 S. South Shore Dr.

Chicago, IL 60617

Phone: 773.734.4921

Fax: 773.734.8723


News & Upcoming Events

RE is Cancelled - Educacion Religiosa esta Cancelado!

Religious Education is CANCELLED this Sunday, Dec. 11th.
We do encourage the RE students to attend mass and participate in the OLG festivities this weekend.

Educacion Religiosa esta CANCELADO este domingo, 11 de diciembre. Animamos a los estudiantes de la educacion religiosa a que asistan a misa y participen en las festividades de Nuestra Sra. de Guadalupe este fin de semana.

Novena to OLG - Novena a Nuestra Sra. de Guadalupe

You are cordially invited to attend the Novena to Our Lady of Guadalupe every evening through Dec. 11th at 6:30pm in the church. There will be an overnight stay in the parking lot on Sunday, Dec. 11th at 8pm to Dec. 12th at 7am.  

Lunada Our Celebration to Our Lady of Guadalupe From Sunday, December 11th  at 8:00 p.m. until Monday, December 12th at 7:00 a.m. We’ll have mexican food, beverages, raffles and live music! Mañanitas  12:00 a.m. Mariachi  4:00 a.m. & Mass  5:00 a.m.  After mass, we’ll be selling food and beverages. The Mass of  Roses on Dec. 12th at 7pm in the church and a pot luck in the school hall after the mass. 

Están todos cordialmente invitados a la Novena en Honor a Nuestra Sra. De Guadalupe cada tarde hasta el 11 de diciembre a las 6:30pm aquí en la iglesia. Habra una Lunada en el estacionamiento el domingo, 11 de diciembre a las 8pm hasta las 7am el lunes, 12 de diciembre.  Lunada Nuestra Celebración a la Virgen de Guadalupe Comenzando el Domingo, 11 de Diciembre a las 8:00 p.m. terminando el Lunes 12 de Diciembre a las 7:00 a.m. ¡Abra antojitos mexicanos, bebidas, rifas ymúsica en vivo! Mañanitas 12:00 a.m. Mariachi  4:00 a.m. y Misa 5:00 a.m. Después de misa habrá venta de bebidas y alimentos.La Misa de Rosas el 12 de diciembre a las 7pm en la iglesia. Les pedimos que traigan un platillo para compartir en el convivio en el salon de la escuela despues de misa. 


Están cordialmente invitados a las Posadas Navideñas del 16 al 24 de diciembre a las 6:30pm en el salón de la escuela San Miguel. Habrán piñatas y bocadillos para toda la familia.          

You are all cordially invited to the Annual Christmas Posadas on Dec. 16th—Dec. 24th at 6:30pm in the St. Michael School Hall. There will be piñatas and appetizers for the whole family.


Holiday Office Hours


Adoration Chapel will be open on Dec. 22nd & 23rd.  Pastoral Center will be closed on Dec. 23rd & Mon. 26th in Observance to the Christmas Holiday.

Capilla de Adoracion estara abierta el 22 y 23 de diciembre. El centro pastoral estara cerrado el 23 y 26 de diciembre.

Senior Monthly Gathering

There are no meetings scheduled for December, January and February.

2016 Pastorela Rehearsals - Ensayos para la Pastorela

St. Michael, OLG and Immaculate Conception Chicago Southeast Side Community Youth Groups: Pastorela Rehearsals on the following dates from 5:30pm - 6:45 at Immaculate Conception: December: 13th,14th, 15th & 16th at 5pm
Pastorela will be on Saturday, Dec. 17th at 7pm at Immaculate Conception 2944 E. 88th St. For more information call: 773.734.0776


Ministerio Juvenil de San Miguel, Nuestra Sra. de Guadalupe y Inmaculada Concepción : Los ensayos para la pastorela son las siguientes fechas a las 5:30 a 6:45 en la Iglesia Inmaculada Concepcion: diciembre: 13,14, 15 & 16 a las 5pm. 

La pastorela sera el sabado, 17 de diciembre a las 7pm en la Inmaculada Concepcion.Para mas informacion llame al 773.734.0776

R.C.I A Registrations

St. Michael's is starting to recruit candidates who are Catholics and haven't received their Sacraments of Baptism, Communion and Confirmation. The program is also registering those who are none Catholics but would like to become full members of the Catholic Faith. The program will run from September 11th, 2016 to April 15th, 2017. For registration or information call the pastoral center 773-734-4921. Or you can talk to Fr. Patrick and Sr. Lupita.


Our Lady of Guadalupe New Shrine Project

The Guadalupano Society is asking for everyone’s help to raise funds to improve the Shrine of OLG outside by the parking lot here at St. Michael. The person or family that donates $100 will have a name plate added to the fence placed around the shrine. For more info please speak with Araceli Valdivia or David Ramirez before or after masses.

Youth Group- Jovenes de Dios

Meetings are held every other Thursday at 6pm in the Pastoral Center. Please see bulletin for dates. If you wish to sign up, talk to David Ramirez after Sunday masses or contact the pastoral center. 

Church Lighting

The Interior of the Church is as beautiful as its people yet time has dimmed the lights. The first phase of the lighting restoration is to rewire the lights. This is estimated at $85,000. Any help is deeply appreciated. You can donate through our website and


Baptisms & Presentations

Please call the Pastoral Center ( 773.734.4921) at least two months in advance to make arrangements.

Baptismal preparation session required. Baptisms are celebrated on the 1st Sunday

of the month in Spanish and the 3rd Sunday of the  month in English.

Parents and Sponsors should be registered at St. Michael or neighborhood parish.


Please call the Pastoral Center (773.734.4921) at least two weeks in advance to make arrangements.


Sacramental Certificates

Need a Baptism, First Communion, Confirmation or Marriage Certificate?

Contact Flor Hernandez via email:  to request yours today!

Cost: $5.00 each ( we accept cash, check or pay online at

Quinceañeras, Weddings & Anniv.

Call the Pastoral Center ( 773.734.4921) at least four months in advance to make arrangements.

These masses are celebrated on Saturday's at 1:00 pm. Other arrangements must be cleared with the Pastor.


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