Lent & Holy Week

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Fish Fry

Thanks to everyone who joined us March 10th for the Fish Fry! Click here for photos from the event.

Stations of the Cross

Fridays of Lent when classes are in session at 5:30 p.m. at Sheil Catholic Center, Evanston. All are welcome to join the 5:00 Mass beforehand. Stations are student-led and will take place:

  • February 24th
  • March 3rd
  • March 10th
  • March 17th
  • March 31st

Prayer & Service Opportunities in Lent

Catholic Relief Services "Rice Bowl" - pick up a paper rice bowl from the Commons at Sheil's Evanston campus. Fill it with your offering and bring it back during Holy Week to be distributed to those in need. You can learn more here.

Daily Mass at 5:00 p.m. at the Evanston chapel and Wednesday at 12:10 p.m. at the Chicago chapel while classes in session.

Harbor at 8:00 p.m. every Wednesday while classes in session at the Evanston chapel.

Rosary at 4:30 p.m. every weekday in the Evanston chapel while classes in session.

St. Moses the Black Food Pantry on March 14th - sign up to join Sheil students and associates to volunteer at this Chicago food pantry. (This opportunity is now full! More service opportunities will be available in the spring.)

Holy Week

You are invited to walk with the Sheil Catholic community during Holy Week and hear the story of Jesus in a new way. Join us for any of the following Mass times and services that will take place at Sheil Catholic Center, Evanston. If you are not already on our email list and would like to stay connected with the Catholic community at Northwestern, sign up here. We look forward to seeing you!

Palm Sunday | April 2, 2023 - Mass at 9:30 a.m. (also livestreamed), 11:00 a.m., and 5:00 p.m.

Holy Wednesday | April 5, 2023 - Harbor with Tenebrae and Confessions at 8:00 p.m.

Holy Thursday | April 6, 2023 - Mass of the Lord's Supper at 7:30 p.m., Adoration will follow until 11:00 p.m.

Good Friday | April 7, 2023 - Stations of the Cross at 3:00 p.m., Celebration of the Lord's Passion at 7:30 p.m.

Holy Saturday | April 8, 2023 - Easter Vigil at 8:00 p.m.

Easter Sunday | April 9, 2023 - Mass at 9:30 a.m. (also livestreamed), 11:00 a.m., and 12:30 p.m.