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Welcome to St. Robert Bellarmine parish!

We are a Christ-centered faith community that believes in Jesus’ love for all people. We have a vibrant parish that offers something for everyone. To learn more, see the schedule of Mass times and Sacraments and our calendar, check out our teen club and ministries, read the weekly bulletin, and take a look at our RE program and school website.

If you are a new parishioner, please contact the rectory with any questions and say hello and introduce yourself to me after Mass.

—Father Neil Fackler, Pastor

The Latest:


COME to SHOP or SELL at our first Parish Flea Market!
Sunday, September 10, 2017, 9:00 am–2:00 pm

  • Crafters and Vendors can rent a table for only $25.00
  • Treasure Seekers WELCOME
  • Volunteers needed

For Reservations or to Volunteer, please contact James Ouper, Business Manager at (773)-777-2666 or jouper@srb-chicago.org.


Movie Nights in Kernaghan Hall!

Bishop Robert Barron continues his journey around the world to explore the lasting influence of a handful of saints, artists, mystics, and scholars who not only shaped the life of the Church but changed the course of western civilization. This series features 6 people who responded to the grace of God to make a difference.

  • Francis of Assisi, the Reformer (Sept. 12th)
  • Thomas Aquinas, the Theologian (Oct. 24th)
  • Catherine of Siena, the Mystic (Jan. 9th)
  • Blessed John Henry Newman, the Convert (Feb. 6th)
  • K. Chesterton, the Evangelist (Apr. 10th)
  • Michelangelo, the Artist (May 15th)

Each episode will begin at 7PM and will be followed by discussion and refreshments. All ages welcome! Check out a sneak preview here. 


Starting in September, Lectio Divina is now SOUL FOOD!

Join fellow parishioners and Deacon Bill Frere as we spend time with Sunday’s Scriptures Thursday mornings 9:15-10:30 in Kernaghan Hall.

  • Preparing to hear God’s Word
  • Learning more about Scripture
  • Asking what Scripture is saying to me
  • Growing spiritually with others

“O, taste and see the Goodness of the Lord.” (Ps. 38)


Jesus gave us eight prescriptions for achieving true happiness and holiness. They’re called the Beatitudes. Join us for a series of events exploring the message of Jesus from the Sermon on the Mount. Mark your calendars for the following Wednesday evenings: October 11th, November 15th, December 13th, January 17th, February 7th, and April 18th.


Are you or is someone you know interested in becoming Catholic? Have you been Baptized but never received the Sacrament of Reconciliation, or Eucharist, or Confirmation? Consider the Rite of Christian Initiation for Adults (RCIA). Classes begin in September and continue through the Easter season. For more information, please contact Deacon Bill at the Rectory at 773-777-2666.



Read our latest SRB story. This final installment of our SRB Spotlight on “The 5 O’Clockers,” highlights several of our longtime parishioners who also happen to frequent the 5pm Saturday evening mass. Read how they found St. Robert Bellarmine and what has kept them coming back year after year. Read More

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