Santa Maria del Popolo

Catholic Church

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Spiritual Life

Parish Life


  • Respect Life

    This group exists to educate our church community, increase public awareness of respect for human life at all stages, and promote a culture that celebrates life!

    Contact - Margaret Feinendegen

  • Prayer Group

    We provide a special opportunity for anyone to come to know Jesus in a deeper, fuller way.

    Contact - Gen Gala

  • Legion of Mary

    The object of the Legion of Mary is the glory of God through the holiness of its members developed by prayer and active co-operation, under ecclesiastical guidance, in Mary's and the Church's work of crushing the head of the serpent and advancing the reign of Christ.

    Contact - Karen Ouimet

  • Ministers of Care

    The ministers of care bring the Holy Eucharist to the sick, elderly and disabled in our community who can no longer attend mass.

    Contact - Rita Markham

  • Consolation / Bereavement Committee

    We provide a community of support and comfort to the bereaved families of Santa Maria del Popolo and a

    Contact - Anne Montesanto

  • St. Vincent de Paul

    We provide emergency basic needs, food, clothing, and referral services to those who seek our assistance.

    Contact - Cecilia Rowan

  • Knights of Columbus

    We promote social and intellectual fellowship among members and their families through educational, charitable, religious, and social activities.

    Contact - Chris Henning

  • Girl Scouts

    The program encourages girls to develop qualities that will serve them all their lives like leadership, strong values, social conscience, and conviction about their own potential and self-worth.

    Contact - Mary Aquino

  • Cub Scouts

    For boys 7-10 years old the aim of Cub Scouting is to help them grow into good citizens who are strong in character and personally fit.

    Contact - Roberto Gonzalez

  • Boy Scouts

    We provide educational programs for boys and young adults to build character, trains them in the responsibilities of participating citizenship, and develop their personal fitness.

    Contact - Jason Brizzell

  • Liturgy Committee

    Help us to plan our community celebrations so the congregation may express their faith through different forms of worship.

    Contact - Anne Montesanto

  • Altar Servers

    Become an altar server and assist the priest in the celebration of the Eucharist and other liturgical celebrations throughout the year.

    Contact - Fr. Gerald O'Reilly

  • Greeters

    We are here to greet people with a smile as they enter the church and try to make them feel welcome!

    Contact - Dolly Cummings

  • Lectors

    The lector passionately and bodly proclaims the Word of God at liturgical celebrations.

    Contact - Anne Montesanto

  • Ministers of Communion

    This ministry assists the clergy in the distribution of our Lord in the form of the Holy Eucharist during Liturgical Celebrations.

    Contact - Jack Losch

  • Music Ministry

    This ministry exists to worship God and bring Christ's message to our parish family through liturgical music.

    Contact - Debbie Titus

  • Sacristans

    Help prepare and organize all that is necessary for the celebration of the liturgy!

    Contact - Jack Losch

  • Ushers

    Help parishioners find seats, manage the orderly movement of the congregation at the Mass, and help with the offertory collection,

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Santa Maria del Popolo Catholic Church | 116 N. Lake St. Mundelein | (847) 949- 8300