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The Shrine is Making News Around Town and All Around the World

Hear what they are saying about our Sacred Place in the Heart of Chicago


9.27.21 | Catholic Chicago Radio
Interview by Fr. Greg Sakowicz about the Jubilee Year.

9.22.21 | Relevant Radio
Our new rector, Father Ramil Fajardo on The Inner Life with Josh Raymond to discuss Declarations of Nullity/Annulments


10.15.16| Open House Chicago
A brief description of the Shrine as an architectural masterpiece.

01.14.16| Chicago Detours
Exploring the “hidden history” of the Shrine as a pleasant surprise found in Chicago’s Lincoln Park neighborhood.



Coverage of the 2015 Cabrini Birthday Benefit.



08.12.14 | Chicago Now
Part of the “Touring Chicago’s Beautiful Churches” series by Pam Spano.



10.24.13 | Curbed Chicago
A photo slideshow on some of Chicago’s most stunning spiritual buildings.



11.28.12 | Chris Payne, Shrine Architect, On Relevant Radio
Hear Chris discuss the opportuniteis and challanges involved in maintaining the sacred legacy and visual impact of the National Shrine and the Chapel.

11.05.12 | News Story: On Gloria TV
A local Chicago Catholic network TV news story discussing the reopening of the Shrine and the history of Mother Cabrini and her impact on the City.

11.02.12 | Print Story: Religious Life Magazine
A moving story about an aspect of Mother cabrini’s life that few know about, her intense spirituality and commitment to the Sacred Heart of Jesus.

10.07.12 | Print Story: Catholic New World
A slide-show series of powerful images of the reopening of the National Shrine of Saint Frances Xavier Cabrini.

10.01.12 | Print Story: Chicago Magazine
An informative and detailed online story about the history of the Shrine, accompanied by many new images.

10.01.12 | News Story: WTTW Chicago
An in depth and well done feature length story about the reopening of the Shrine with many details and insights.

10.01.12 | News Story: Catholic News Agency
A Catholic network news story covering the reopening celebration in the contect of the Catholic community

09.30.12 | Print Story: Chicago Tribune
Section one day-of coverage of the reopening of the National Shrine of Saint Frances Xavier Cabrini from Chicago’s largest and most preeminent newspaper.



12.11.11 | News Story: Gloria TV
Nearly a year before the Shrine reopened, Gloria TV did a story about the official groundbreaking of the Shrine reconstruction.



08.29.99 | Mother Cabrini's Home
Article about Mother Cabrini’s real home, Columbus Hospital in Chicago.