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October 20, 2016

World’s Largest Block Party

“Open the gates and they will come.”  That was the idea when Historic Old St. Patrick’s Parish in Chicago’s previous pastor Father Jack Wall first attempted to host a big concert in 1984 to create a buzz as well as raise revenue for the chur...


June 24, 2016

Wedding Music Fair

As a stunningly beautiful church located in the non-residential West Loop section of Downtown Chicago, the vibrant Old St. Patrick’s is what many would call a “destination parish.” But when pastors hear be...