Parish Mission Statement

Saint Andrew Parish, a diverse Catholic community enlightened by Christ's love, engages and empowers individuals to live a life of faith in action through a commitment to the Sacraments, evangelization, education, and service to the Church and the community.

Sunday Brunch at The Piggery! May 17th  [CHURCH]

May’s Community Event is at The Piggery!

  • Dine In or Carry Out from 11:30am-1:30pm
  • Reservations Recommended for large groups: 773-281-7447
  • 1625 W. Irving Park Road
  • The Piggery will donate a % of SA sales back to the Beyond the Walls fund. Be sure to mention Saint Andrew to your server!

Join the Saint Andrew community to celebrate Pastor Appreciation Day!

  • 10am – Family Mass in the Church
  • 11:00am – Stump the Pastor! Catholic Q & A session after mass.
    Prizes awarded, all are welcome.
  • 11:30am-1:30pm Brunch at The Piggery

School Board Elections are upon us!  [SCHOOL]

Ballots will be sent home in the backpacks on Wednesday, May 6 and are to be returned Thursday, Friday and Monday (May 7, 8 and 11) to school, or on Saturday and Sunday (May 9 and 10) after all of the Masses. Our School Board consists of 12 members and this year four seats are up for election; 3 are open seats and 1 is an incumbent, Jessica Turner, who is seeking a second term. If you are interested in seeking one of these positions on our active board please see Mr. Ackermann or Mrs. Casavechia for an application. Applications are available today with a deadline for submission of May 1. Saint Andrew School Parents and Parishioners are eligible to vote and serve on the board.

Parish Transformation  [CHURCH]

Click here for information on the Parish Transformation Program.


The Way of the Cross  [CHURCH]

Join us each Friday during Lent at 6:30pm in the Church for the Stations of the Cross.


Lenten Fish Fry  [CHURCH]

Please click a date to get your tickets for one or both of our 2015 Lenten Fish Fry Dates: February 20, 2015 or March 27, 2015.

Download and share the 2015 Fish Fry Flyer (Flyer.pdf)


Beyond the Walls  [CHURCH]

The 2015 Fund a Need campaign is again “Beyond the Walls,” a project that is key to the growth of educational services.

The money raised for this cause will go directly to making necessary repairs to the Saint Andrew Convent building. The building serves the ministry of Saint Andrew as our School Administration Building.

Support Beyond the Walls


Give Central  [CHURCH]

As we transition to a new online giving service, Give Central, please visit our new electronic giving and Sunday offering page to sign up today!

Click here for Give Central

Your recurring support through online and electronic giving is essential to sustaining and growing the life and ministries of our Parish.


Baby Bulldogs Registration  [CHURCH]

For more information about this program and to register, please click here.