Posts Tagged ‘ All Saints Episcopal Church ’

Pastors Letter Supports Gay Marriage

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December 24, 2012
HB 5170

In an open letter released Sunday 260 religious leaders are supporting the Religious Freedom and Marriage Act. That act would legalize gay marriage in Illinois. It is being sponsored by Representatives Greg Harris, Sara Feigenholtz, Ann Williams, Kelly Cassidy and Deborah Mell among others. And it is being ushered through the Senate by Illinois...
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All Saints’ Annual Blessing of the Pets

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October 7, 2012
All Saints’ Annual Blessing of the Pets

The All Saints’ community celebrated the Feast of St Francis today by letting the place go to the cats and the dogs. St Francis of Assisi was noted for his love of nature and animals. His feast is celebrated in many Christian communities with a blessing of household pets. All Saints service was punctuated...
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Ravenswood Runs on Sunday Morning

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April 29, 2012
Ravenswood Runs on Sunday Morning

Todd Ptacek Sets Record Time 16th annual Ravenswood Run took place in Ravenswood on Sunday morning.  3000 runners started from Wilson and Hermitage.  The five kilometer course wound through the Ravenswood neighborhood causing street closures and resulting in dozens of cars to be towed by the Chicago Police Department despite ample warning. South Loop...
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Bulldog to receive five journalism awards

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October 1, 2011

The Welles Park Bulldog will receive five journalism awards at a ceremony October 20. It will be the seventh time this year the online publication has received awards for journalism.
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Canning workshop

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September 27, 2011

The Neighborhood Nutrition Centers will be hosting a Fall Canning Workshop. “One of our best ways to access nutritious food throughout the season,” said Executive Director, Les Kniskern, “is to learn best practices for canning and preserving.” Among other activities the NNC delivers food to the Ravenswood Community Services. The RCS offers a weekly...
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Bells of Ravenswood to note 9/11 anniversary

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September 2, 2011
Bells of Ravenswood to note 9/11 anniversary

A walk between All Saints Episcopal Church and St. Benedict Church will lead community memorials marking the anniversary of 9/11.
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Love a Local

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June 29, 2011

Here are a few ideas for loving some locals this weekend. We use our editorial voice and say these are each worthwhile: All Saints’ Episcopal Church, 4550 N Hermitage, is one of the oldest places of worship in the community. They are the only finalist in the Chicago area in the “This Place Matters”...
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All Saints’ summer salon starts TONIGHT

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June 29, 2011

Like a summer chautauqua, All Saints Episcopal Church is planning an eclectice summer of small group discussion starting tonight. What will be the topic? Fate will determine that. A wheel will be spun, and with this bit of randomness, a topic for discussion selected. Possible topics include: What do the Bad Girls of the...
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All Saints has a $150K hole in the wall

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May 25, 2011

All Saints Episcopal Church, one of the oldest churches in the Ravenswood community is facing a deteriorating physical condition. In this video, the church discusses a hole in the north wall foundation. The church is starting a capital foundation to restore the exterior of the building. All Saints supports a community kitchen for the...
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Louisiana dance party

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May 9, 2011

All Saints Episcopal Church will be hosting a Cajun/ Zydeco dance party to raise awareness and funds for its ongoing mission to rebuild New Orleans. Cajun/ Zydeco dance party All Saints Episcopal Church, 1757 W Wilson Ave Sat., May 14 7P Live music by Midway Ramblers $25 For more information.
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