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Welcome To Ascension Catholic Church

Ascension is a Roman Catholic Church in Oak Park, Illinois, drawing parishioners from throughout west Chicago and the western suburbs. Ascension parish is known for its beautiful liturgy, the strength of its music ministry, for its outstanding school and religious education programs, and for its welcoming community.  This website is designed to acquaint you with the richness and diversity of the Ascension family and to invite you to join us.  We especially welcome all newcomers.  We hope that you will find a home in the Ascension community and that you will make it a center for your faith life. We encourage you to visit, and to get involved in whatever way your gifts lead you!
The COVID-19 pandemic has affected our worship services and parish offices hours. We provide a variety of digital resources to keep our community connected in worship, prayer and outreach. Learn more


News & Announcements

Novena for Pentecost Featured Photo

Novena for Pentecost

Celebrate the Ascension of the Lord and Pentecost Sunday with a "Novena for Pentecost: Nine Days of Prayer"
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We Continue to Add New Content to our YouTube Channel!

Check out Storybook Readings for our Youngest Parishioners, Video recordings by fellow parishioners on the Art/Architecture of the Church, on Mother Mary, Weekly Sunday Reflections, and Week-day Mass with Fr. Hurlbert.