St. Theresa Parish will begin the first phase of its master plan this summer, thanks to the generosity of parishioners to Building On Our Faith Together. The Palatine parish raised $7.25 million toward a $6.3 million “victory goal” during an independent parish campaign in 2015.
Eight smaller parishes participating in Wave V have been grouped together in a “wave within a wave,” and their pastors are enjoying the camaraderie the situation is providing.
When St. Joseph the Worker Parish in Wheeling participated in Wave IV of To Teach Who Christ Is, Laura Carrillo saw the campaign as critical to the future of her parish and the local Church.
For many families, scholarships make a Catholic education possible. The Archdiocese of Chicago is raising $350 million for Catholic education, as well as parishes and faith formation, through the “To Teach Who Christ Is” campaign.
Our parishes are more than places to pray and worship. They are unique communities of faith, with an important mission of teaching who Christ is. The Archdiocese of Chicago is raising $350 million for parishes, as well as Catholic education and faith formation, through the “To Teach Who Christ Is” campaign.
“To Teach Who Christ Is” is not just the theme of our campaign — it is how we spread the Gospel through religious education. The Archdiocese of Chicago is raising $350 million for faith formation, as well as parishes and Catholic education, through “To Teach Who Christ Is.”