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Latest 5 Blogs Parish

Jun 27

Ascension was highlighted in the national bishops’ blog last week for the 1st anniversary of the integral ecology encyclical, Laudato Si’

This article also made in into the Wednesday Journal on June 22nd.  We have a lot to be proud of! 

Jun 14

Wednesday, June 15th, 6:00 pm
Scoville Park

The Community of Congregations

is hosting a prayer and solidarity vigil

for the victims and families of the mass shooting in Orlando.

Please join us this Wednesday as we stand in solidarity and love in the midst of violence and hate.

Rain Location: First United Church of Oak Park, 848 Lake Street, Oak Park

Please feel free to share with friends and colleagues.

May 31

The last weekend in June (Friday June 24-Sunday June 26) the Diocese of Joliet is hosting their Youth Leadership Conference.  This is an amazing leadership building retreat for outgoing 8th graders through outgoing seniors in high school.  Some of the teens from Ascension have gone to this in the past and have nothing but praise for this event!

Apr 20

On Thursday, April 28th, Mrs. Christine Ondrla will be honored as the Ascension 2016 Woman of the Year for her many years of service to the Ascension Community.  Please join us for a fun night out at the Oak Park Country Club!

RSVPs are due by Thursday, April 21. 

Questions?  See our flyer or contact the AWC at .

Apr 12

Ascension School Successfully Launched Our Zero Waste Program on April 6!

We helped our students and teachers to substantially reduce waste by initiating the Zero Waste program, aiming for zero.  We received support from Seven Generations Ahead (SGA) through some grant money, and we are most grateful.