Welcome to St. Monica Parish!

Address:  5136 N. Nottingham, Chicago, IL 60656
Phone:  (773) 763-1661        Fax  (773) 763-4917
We are located 2 blocks east of Harlem Ave on Foster Ave.  

Office Hours
Monday-Friday 8:30 a.m. to 8:30 p.m.  Saturday 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.    Sunday 8:45 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.
Closed: Monday - Friday from 12:00 p.m. - 1:00 p.m. 

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Holy Week/Triduum/Easter

Palm Sunday, March 28th and March 29th

Regular Mass Schedule
Blessed Palms will be available at all Masses.

Tuesday, March 31st,  Confessions—Sacrament of Reconciliation

7:00 p.m.—9:00 p.m. Individual Confessions in English and Polish

Holy Thursday, April 2nd

  9:00 a.m. Morning Prayer
7:00 p.m. Solemn Mass of the Lord’s Supper— Celebrated in English and Polish
Silent Adoration until 12:00 Midnight

Good Friday, April 3rd

9:00 a.m.   Morning Prayer
3:00 p.m.   Stations of the Cross
5:00 p.m.   Solemn Liturgy of the Lord’s Passion— Celebrated in Polish
7:00 p.m.   Solemn Liturgy of the Lord’s Passion— Celebrated in English

Holy Saturday, April 4th

  9:00 a.m.  Morning Prayer
1:30 p.m. Blessing of Easter Baskets in Church Celebrated in English and Polish
7:00 p.m. Easter Vigil in English

Easter Sunday, April 5th

  5:00 a.m.   Mass of the Resurrection—Polish
Masses at: 7:30a.m., 9:00a.m., 10:30 a.m. and
12:00 noon Celebrated in English
1:30 p.m. Celebrated in Polish

Monday within the Octave of Easter, April 6th

6:00 p.m. Mass in Polish

Regular Mass Schedule

Weekend Masses

  • Saturday: Anticipatory Sunday liturgy at 4 p.m. (English) & 6 p.m. (Polish)
  • Sunday: 7:30 a.m., 9 a.m., 10:30 a.m., 12 p.m., (English) & 1:30 p.m. (Polish)

Weekday Masses

  • Monday-Friday: 8:00 a.m. Some exceptions due to Holy Days, liturgical celebrations & holidays.


  • Prayed weekdays after the 8:00 a.m. Mass

Eucharistic Adoration

  • Held on the first Friday of each month, beginning at 1:00 p.m., with Benediction following at 7:00 p.m. (Some exceptions due to Holy Days, liturgical celebrations and holidays.)

Sacrament of Reconciliation (Confessions in English & Polish)

  • Saturday from 3:00 to 3:45 p.m.