Decisions

Extinctive Unions

A scenario in which two or more parishes are extinguished as separate juridic persons in the Church and united to form a single new juridic person (that is, they become one, new parish)


PILOT GROUPINGS

 

West Humboldt Park

Extinctive union of Maternity B.V.M Church, St. Francis of Assisi Church, St. Philomena Church, and Our Lady of the Angels Mission Center to make San José Sánchez del Río Parish

North Shore

Extinctive union of Sacred Heart Church and St. Philip Church the
Apostle to make Divine Mercy Parish

Extinctive union of St. Joseph and St. Francis Xavier to make SS. Joseph and Francis Xavier Parish


RAMP UP GROUPINGS

 

Lakes Region

Extinctive union of St. Peter Church and St. Bede Church to make Our Lady of the Lakes Parish 

Elmwood Park

Extinctive union of St. Cyprian Church and St. Celestine Church to make St. Mother Theodore Guerin Parish 

Stony Grove

Extinctive union of St. Ailbe, St. Felicitas and St. Joachim Parishes to make SS. Ailbe, Felicitas, and Joachim Parish 

Marquette

Extinctive union of St. Adrian Church and Queen of the Universe Church to make Mary, Mother of Mercy Parish 


WAVE 1 GROUPINGS

 

Brighton Park

Extinctive union of Our Lady of Fatima Parish and St. Pancratius Parish to make Our Lady of Fatima and St. Pancratius Parish

Extinctive union of Immaculate Conception Parish And Five Holy Martyrs Parish to make Immaculate Conception And Five Holy Martyrs Parish

Pulaski Corridor

Extinctive union of Our Lady of Loretto Parish and St. Germaine Parish to make Our Lady of Loretto and St. Germaine Parish

Westfield Park

Extinctive union of Divine Infant Jesus Parish and Divine Providence Parish to make Divine Infant Jesus and Divine Providence Parish

Extinctive union of St. Barbara Parish, Brookfield, Illinois, and St. Louise de Marillac Parish, La Grange Park, Illinois to make SS. Barbara and Louise de Marillac Parish

290 Corridor

Extinctive union of Sacred Heart Parish, Melrose Park, and St. Eulalia Parish, Maywood to make Sacred Heart and St. Eulalia Parish

Extinctive union of St. Domitilla Parish, Hillside, and St. Simeon, Bellwood to make SS. Simeon and Domitilla Parish

Little Italy

Extinctive union of Holy Family Parish and Notre Dame de Chicago Parish to make Holy Family and Notre Dame de Chicago Parish

Lake Shore Drive

Extinctive union of St. Ita Parish and St. Thomas of Canterbury Parish to make SS. Ita and Thomas of Canterbury Parish

South Holland

Extinctive union of Holy Ghost Parish, St. Mary Queen of Apostles Parish and St. Jude the Apostle Parish to make Holy Ghost, St. Mary Queen of Apostles and St. Jude the Apostle Parish

Bridgeport-Chinatown-Canaryville

Extinctive union of Santa Lucia-Santa Maria Incoronata Parish and St. Jerome Croatian Parish to make SS. Maria, Lucia, and Jerome Parish

Extinctive union of St. Barbara Parish and St. Therese Chinese Catholic Parish to make SS. Barbara and Therese Parish

Extinctive union of St. Mary of Perpetual Help Parish and All Saints-St. Anthony Parish to make St. Mary of Perpetual Help, All Saints and St. Anthony Parish

Extinctive union of Nativity of Our Lord Parish and St. Gabriel Parish to make Nativity of Our Lord and St. Gabriel Parish

Exchange Grouping

Extinctive union of Immaculate Conception Parish and St. Michael Parish to make Immaculate Conception and St. Michael Parish

Archer Midway West Grouping

Extinctive union of St. Camillus Parish and St. Jane De Chantal Parish to make SS. Camillus and Jane De Chantal Parish

Calumet City Grouping

Extinctive union of St. Andrew the Apostle Parish, St. Victor Parish and Our Lady of Knock Parish to make Our Lady of Knock and SS. Andrew and Victor Parish


WAVE 3 GROUPINGS

 

Hegewisch (Burnham) Grouping

Extinctive union of St. Columba Parish, St. Florian Parish and Mother of God Parish to make Mother of God and SS. Florian and Columba Parish

Lemont Grouping

Extinctive union of St. Alphonsus Parish and St. Patrick Parish to make Ss. Alphonsus and Patrick Parish

Villita Oriental Grouping

Extinctive union of Our Lady of Tepeyac Parish, Assumption BVM Parish, and St. Roman Parish to make Our Lady of Tepeyac, Assumption, and St. Roman Parish

Milwaukee Avenue North Grouping

Extinctive union of St. Cornelius Parish, St. Tarcissus Parish, and St. Thecla Parish to make St. Elizabeth of the Trinity Parish

Lincoln Square Grouping

Extinctive union of Queen of Angels Parish and St. Matthias Parish to make Queen of Angels and St. Matthias Parish. Due to the Covid-19 pandemic, the effective date for this union is postponed to August 1, 2020.

Extinctive union of Transfiguration Parish and St. Hilary Parish to make St. Padre Pio Parish

63rd Street Grouping

Extinctive union of St. Symphorosa Parish and St. Rene Goupil Parish to make Ss. Symphorosa and Rene Goupil Parish

Waukegan Grouping

Extinctive union of St. Dismas Parish and St. Anastasia Parish to make Ss. Dismas and Anastasia Parish

Ss. Genevieve and Stanislaus Bishop & Martyr

Extinctive union of St. Genevieve Parish and St. Stanislaus Bishop & Martyr Parish to make Ss. Genevieve and Stanislaus Bishop and Martyr Parish

Southwest Grouping

Extinctive union of St. Simon the Apostle Parish to St. Gall Parish

Extinctive union of St. Clare of Montefalco Parish to St. Rita of Cascia Parish

East Side Grouping

Extinctive union of Annunciata Parish, St. George Parish, St. Kevin Parish, and St. Francis de Sales Parish to form Annunciata and Ss. George, Kevin, and Francis de Sales Parish