Follow this link for a schedule of which weekend Mass will be livestreamed and for a link to our YouTube Channel.
News & Announcements
Many volunteers are needed to make this possible!
Go here for parish contact information, parish communication and resources, and Mass and prayer resources. Included is a link to our parish youtube channel with mass and other videos. We continue to engage with the Ascension community online and hope you will join us. By reading more, you'll learn about ways to stay connected with the parish community.
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.
Volunteer prayer partners from across the Archdiocese of Chicago are providing accompaniment to anyone feeling the need to pray during this time. The prayer partners are available via a phone line staffed from 9 am to 9 pm daily, as well as 24-hour voicemail and e-mail connections.
If you are in danger or would like to help those who are, please read further to learn more.
On current events in our community and our country.
The Vatican is offering a 192-page digital book for a FREE download -- "Strong in the Face of Tribulation: The Church in Communion – A Support in Time of Trial"
The book is a collection of the Pope’s homilies, prayers, and messages during the COVID-19 epidemic. Click to access the book.
This guide was created in collaboration with the Village of Oak Park, the Community Mental Health Board and Oak Park and River Forest Townships.