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in Englewood

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Holy family wood sculpture of Joseph embracing Mary who is embracing the child Jesus.


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Celebrating 30 years of the new building, many more of the patronage of St. Benedict the African in Chicago. This parish is the culmination of almost a decade of prayerful discernment during the 1980s of Roman Catholic presence in the Englewood neighborhood: what it would look like, how it would evolve, what values it would incarnate through its faith community.

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Church choir leads in Black Gospel praise music


The choir leads in jubilant praise to the Lord

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Saint Benedict the African Parish
340 W 66th Street
Chicago, IL 60621