Serving the Archdiocese of Chicago in Berkeley-Hillside, IL

First Communion

EUCHARIST (from the Greek word eucharistia, "thankfulness") is the sacrament in which the true Body and Blood of Christ, who is truly and substantially present under the appearance of bread and wine, is received in holy Communion.

Bread and wine

Words of institution: "This is my body... This is my blood."

LUKE 22:19

Please call Parish Office for information 708-449-8430.


4940 Washington St.
Hillside, IL 60162
(708) 449-8430
Fax: (708) 449-2009

Office Hours

Mon., Tue., Wed. & Fri: 9 am to 1 pm
Thurs.: 1:00 pm to 6:30 pm

Religious Education Office Hours: 
Sunday 10:00 am - 11:15 am