Trust in the LORD with all thine heart; and lean not unto thine own understanding. In all thy ways acknowledge him, and he shall direct thy paths.

Proverbs 3:5-6
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4/17/2015
April 18 commemorates the feast of Blessed Marie-Anne Blondin, a Canadian woman whose life was a story of obedience in the face of personal setbacks. Esther Blondin was born in 1809 to a pious, French-Canadian farm family in southern Quebec. When she was old enough, she began to work as a domestic servant for a merchant and later for the Sisters of the Congregation of Notre Dame. While she worked for the sisters, she learned to read and write. During that time, Esther decided to e

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 Welcome to St.Mary's Syro Malabar Catholic Church

As a catholic community of faith and love we welcome all to come and partake in the Divine Liturgy and enjoy the hospitality of our community. We are a Syro-Malabar parish under St. Thomas Syro-Malabar diocese of Chicago. Syro-Malabar Archiepiscopal Church is one of the 22 sui iuris Oriental Churches in Catholic Communion with its own particular characteristics expressed in worship, spirituality, theology and disciplinary laws. The Syro-Malabar church trace its origins to St. Thomas the Apostle who is believed to have come to India in AD 52. The Syro-Malabar Archiepiscopal Church, which has been described as "Christian in faith, Oriental in worship, and Indian in culture,"

 History
History

We are a Syro-Malabar parish under St. Thomas Syro-Malabar diocese of Chicago. Syro- Malabar Archiepiscopal Church is one of the 22 sui iuris Oriental Churches in Catholic Communion with its own particular characteristics expressed in worship, spirituality, theology and disciplinary laws. The Syro-Malabar church trace its origins to St. Thomas the Apostle read more »

 Our Mission
Our Mission

We the faith-filled descendents St. Thomas the Apostle, and the members of the Syro-Malabar hierarchy nourished by the rich traits of one of the ancient cultures, thrive to impart our faith and culture to the whole world and especially to our descendents. Through worship, motivation, support and education we foster spiritual growth, Syro-Malabar traditions and values. read more »

 Upcoming Events
Events
 Pastor's Message
Pastor's Message

My Dear Children, Sisters and Brothers, “He will wipe every tear from their eyes, and there shall be no more death or mourning, wailing or pain, [for] the older order has passed away.” (Revelation 21:4). The author of the last Book of the Bible realized that the Old Testament prophecy by Prophet Isaiah 25:8 was fulfilled and he marked in the book Revelation. Humanly speaking death is the concluding part of human life, but Jesus’ resurrection proves otherwise. Death is only a passage to immortality; it is the way to the new life. Jesus said, “Amen, amen, I say to  read more »

Mass ScheduleReadings

Sunday: 9:00 AM, 11:30 AM Monday-Tuesday : 7:00 PM Thursday: 7:00 PM, Novena to St. Alphonsa Friday: 9:00 AM, 8:00 PM Adoration : 10:00 AM - 8:00 PM Saturday: 8:30 AM., Novena to St. Mary CCD: Sunday: 10:15 AM.
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 Faith Formation
Faith Formation "Let the children come to me; do not prevent them, for the kingdom of God belongs to such as these. Amen, I say to you, whoever does not accept the kingdom of God like a child will not enter it." Then he embraced them and blessed them, placing his hands on them.

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 Capital Campaign
Campaign We need to raise $5,000,000 ! Every dollar counts....

It is almost 5 years we have formed our parish and by this time we have done a lot to bring our community together. We are in the process of forming a commu read more »

 Altar Servers
Alter Servers Altar Servers assist the priest before, during, and after the Holy Qurbana (Holy Mass). Currently there are about 47 altar servers, girls and boys together.

Please inform Mr. George Nampiaparampil (718 479 6769) if you are unable to keep the schedule. Schedules ar read more »
Recent ArticlesRecent Threads
  1. DIVINE MERCY SUNDAY: PLENARY INDULGENCE by reviewassessor added on 4/27/2011 5:19:03 AM
  2. HISTORY OF THE SYRO MALABAR CATHOLIC CHURCH by reviewassessor added on 4/22/2011 5:37:37 PM
  3. Syro-Malabar Church carries on ancient traditions by reviewassessor added on 9/21/2009 6:12:28 PM
  4. The Syro-Malabar Family in the 21st Century by reviewassessor added on 8/1/2009 8:50:29 AM
 Youth Group
Youth Group Despite the many difficulties associated with evangelizing and catechizing young people, today's youth are still thirsty for spiritual sustenance. Young people should be welcomed in an atmosphere of trust that will enable them to discover Go read more »