St. Michael the Archangel - South Shore


Saturday Mass 

5:00 pm (E)

Sunday Mass

8:00 am,9:30 am (E),11:00am (S)

Daily Mass 

6:30 am    (E)

School Mass 

Wednesday  8:00 am (E)





Adoration Chapel

Exposition of the Blessed Sacrament is held every Thursday and Friday of the week. Exposition and Benediction takes place on Thursdays after the 6:30 am mass. Adoration continues until 7 pm on both days. We are always in need of Adorers to commit to spending time before the Blessed Sacrament each week.

Prayer Chapel

Prayer Chapel is open

(inside Pastoral Center)

Monday - Friday

Hours: 8:00am - 4:00pm


Confessions are heard on Saturday's at 4:00pm.

Or by setting up an appointment.


Looking to build a Family Tree?

Contact Flor Hernandez via email :  for information.



St. Michael





Contact Us

8237 S. South Shore Dr.

Chicago, IL 60617

Phone: 773.734.4921

Fax: 773.734.8723


News & Upcoming Events

Religious Education Parents

Communion & Confirmation pictures and certificates are available for pick up after all Sunday masses. Please be sure that all financial responsibilies and requirements are met.

St. Michael’s Church Benefit Raffle

Tickets are on sale after all masses and in the pastoral center for $5.00 per ticket. Drawing will be on Friday, June 24th at the Banquet at St. Michael School Hall. 


Fr. Andrew’s 40th Anniversary Banquet

Will be on Friday, June 24th from 6pm—12am in the school hall, tickets are on sale after all masses and in the pastoral center; for $25.00 per adult, $10 children 10yrs and under, there will be a cash bar. Get yours today!


40th Anniversary of Rev. Andrew Torma, MSC

Mark your calendars! We invite the community in celebrating Father Andrew’s 40year Anniversary of Priesthood for three days…June 24th there will be a banquet held in the school hall, June 25th, we will have a concert featuring the Chicago Black Catholic Choir and on June 26th, there will only be one mass at 10:30am in honor of Father Andrew, Bishop Perry will be present for the inauguration and blessing of the OLG  & Immaculate Conception Shrines in the parish parking lot, followed by a celebration. Hope to see you!



Life’s Healing Weekend Retreat

On Saturday, July 9th  at 8:00 AM – 8:30 PM & Sunday, July 10th  at  8:00 AM – 4:00 PM Missionaries of the Sacred Heart,, MSC house 305 S. Lake Street Aurora, IL 60506. Reservations by July 5th Call Edith at 630-892-2371 Ext.39 (Mon – Fri 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.) or Grace at (630) 405-3013 (may leave message or text) Or Email at FEE: $75 Includes meals and retreat material. For sleeping accommodations: Baymont Inn & Suites Chicago/Aurora Address: 308 South Lincolnway, North Aurora, IL 60542 , Phone:(630) 897-7695 $64.00 per night (3.9 mile from Missionaries of the Sacred Heart, 11 min drive).


Our Lady of Guadalupe New Shrine Project

The Guadalupano Society is asking for everyone’s help to raise funds to improve the Shrine of OLG outside by the parking lot here at St. Michael. The person or family that donates $100 will have a name plate added to the fence placed around the shrine. For more info please speak with Araceli Valdivia or David Ramirez before or after masses.

Taekwondo Class

Classes are held every Monday & Wednesday from 6pm- 7pm in school hall. For more information please talk to David Ramirez after sunday masses or contact the pastoral center.

Youth Group

Meetings are held every other Thursday at 6pm in the Pastoral Center. Please see bulletin for dates. If you wish to sign up, talk to David Ramirez after Sunday masses or contact the pastoral center. 

Church Lighting

The Interior of the Church is as beautiful as its people yet time has dimmed the lights. The first phase of the lighting restoration is to rewire the lights. This is estimated at $85,000. Any help is deeply appreciated. You can donate through our website and


Baptisms & Presentations

Please call the Pastoral Center ( 773.734.4921) at least two months in advance to make arrangements.

Baptismal preparation session required. Baptisms are celebrated on the 1st Sunday

of the month in Spanish and the 3rd Sunday of the  month in English.

Parents and Sponsors should be registered at St. Michael or neighborhood parish.


Please call the Pastoral Center (773.734.4921) at least two weeks in advance to make arrangements.


Sacramental Certificates

Need a Baptism, First Communion, Confirmation or Marriage Certificate?

Contact Flor Hernandez via email:  to request yours today!

Cost: $5.00 each ( we accept cash, check or pay online at

Quinceañeras, Weddings & Anniv.

Call the Pastoral Center ( 773.734.4921) at least four months in advance to make arrangements.

These masses are celebrated on Saturday's at 1:00 pm. Other arrangements must be cleared with the Pastor.


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