Learn about the Tradition of the Crèche and
Enjoy the Various Creches Shared by Our Faith Community
NEW! The Tradition of Las Posadas
NEW! The 12 Days of Christmas
NEW! The Story of Christmas
First Week of Advent 2021
Sunday, November 28 – shared by Jeff Lipschultz
Monday, November 29 – shared by Valerie V. Mayuga, M.D.
Tuesday, November 30 – shared by Dennis Goodman
Wednesday, December 1 – shared by Dan Werner
Thursday, December 2 – shared by Holy Name Cathedral Parishioner K.L.
Friday, December 3
Saturday, December 4 – shared by Ricardo Sanchez
Second Week of Advent 2021
Sunday, December 5 – shared by Nick Sauer
Monday, December 6 – shared by Allison Rominger
Tuesday, December 7 – shared by W. V.
Wednesday, December 8 – shared by Ken Ortega
Thursday, December 9 – Fr. Richard Gabuzda, from 2015 Creighton University
Friday, December 10 – shared by Christine E. Lawless, M.D.
Saturday, December 11 – shared by Linda Nardone
Third Week of Advent 2021
Sunday, December 12 – shared by Kathy M. Bridges
Monday, December 13 – shared by Kathy Leonard
Tuesday, December 14 – shared by Mary Piantek
Wednesday, December 15 – shared by Mark Teresi
Thursday, December 16 – shared by Fr. Joseph P. Tito
Friday, December 18 – shared by Anita Zodo
Saturday, December 19 – shared by Jenna S.
Fourth Week of Advent 2021
Sunday, December 19 – shared by Kate Hugar
Monday, December 20 – shared by Michael Bucior
Tuesday, December 21 – shared by Luke Minton
Wednesday, December 22 – shared by Julie Yacopino
Thursday, December 23 – shared by Eileen Knight
Friday, December 24 – shared by Rachel Ferrigan
Week One of Advent 2020
Day #1: Sunday, November 29 Reflection by Devon Bezy
Day #2: Monday, November 30 Reflection by Kathleen Wheeler
Day #3: Tuesday, December 1 Reflection by Stephanie McIntyre
Day #4: Wednesday, December 2 Reflection by Grace Villamora
Day #5: Thursday, December 3 Reflection by Anh Tran
Day #6: Friday, December 4 Reflection by Kathy Bridges
Day #7: Saturday, December 5 Reflection by Sherrie Travis
Week Two of Advent 2020
Day #8: Sunday, December 6 Reflection by Angelina Rossi
Day #9: Monday, December 7 Reflection by Barbara Ramberg
Day #10: Tuesday, December 8 Reflection by Darren Milanowicz
Day #11: Wednesday, December 9 Reflection by Lisa Mettler
Day #12: Thursday, December 10 Reflection by Christine Lawless
Day #13: Friday, December 11 Reflection by Caitlin Manley
Day #14: Saturday, December 12 Reflection by Toby Gussman
Week Three of Advent 2020
Day #15: Sunday, December 13 Reflection by Donna Ciszewski
Day #16: Monday, December 14 Reflection by Joyce Gallagher
Day #17: Tuesday, December 15 Reflection by Kate Hugar
Day #18: Wednesday, December 16 Reflection by Michael Bucior
Day #19: Thursday, December 17 Reflection by Michael Piccatto, Jr.
Day #20: Friday, December 18 Reflection by Julie Yacopino
Day #21: Saturday, December 19 Reflection by David Puelz
Week Four of Advent 2020
Day #22: Sunday, December 20 Reflection by Jeffrey Lipschultz
Day #23: Monday, December 21 Reflection by Robin L. Brown
Day #24: Tuesday, December 22 Reflection by Visnja Gardner
Day #25: Wednesday, December 23 Reflection by Pearl Gonzales
Day #26: Thursday, December 24 Reflection by Gina Piscitello
Holy Name Cathedral Advent Videos & Traditions
Click on any of the images below
to see a video or read about these wonderful Christmas traditions!
Enjoy the Story of St. Nicholas as told by our very own Santa: Something to share with the young and the young at heart! CLICK HERE
Creches Around the Cathedral:
We welcome photos of your family’s creche.
Just click on the graphic below to submit.
Virtual Tour of Historic Chicago Sacred Spaces:
Missed the tour? Just click here or on the graphic below to watch an online replay.
The password is T!^3=F9Z
December 13 @ 10:00am: Virtual Christmas Caroling