Welcome to 

St. Walter Parish



Welcome, and thank you for visiting the web home of St. Walter Catholic Church. We hope that our website highlights the wide variety of worship, fellowship and service opportunities available. Please feel free to read more about our church on this site, or come in for a visit. We would love to greet you and share with you our love for Jesus Christ and for you, our neighbor.

Our Mission


We, the Catholic Community of St. Walter, embrace our call to imitate Jesus Christ. Enlightened by the Catholic tradition, we live this through prayer and worship; stewardship and service.


St. Walter Catholic School is a school in the Archdiocese of Chicago. Serving the parish of St. Walter, the school is located at 11741 S. Western Ave. in Chicago.

Join Us For Mass


Services are held in the Church located on 11741 S. Western Ave Chicago, IL:

Monday through Friday: 7:15 AM 

Wednesdays during the school year, Mass is held at 8:30 AM

Saturday Mass is held at 4:00PM with confessions held beforehand.

Sunday Morning services are at
8:30 AM and 10:30 AM.

Any additional services will be announced in our weekly bulletin and on our website.



Latest Newsletter Available to Read

Click here to read the latest edition of the St. Walter Newsletter

6/28 Mass & Holy Hour streams available to watch on Youtube

--You can view Mass here:  https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=jD-E_YUwbmA
--Holy Hour can be found here:  https://youtu.be/zhqwzICB0Sk


St. Walter Plan for Re-opening

Click here to read the detailed plan to re-open St. Walter parish.

A Message from Mrs. O'Toole
Click here to read Sharon O'Toole's parting letter from her role as principal of St. Walter school.

Prayers from Pope Francis
Click here to read Pope Francis' prayers devoted to Mary for the month of May.

Online Masses from the Archdiocese

Click here to view the Archdiocese of Chicago Youtube page. The Archdiocese has been uploading both weekend and daily Masses from St. James Cathedral and Holy Family Cathedral. Masses are available in English, Spanish, and Polish.


Adoration Chapel Closed Until Further Notice

Due to the new lock down measures by Gov. Pritzker, we are sorry to announce the Adoration Chapel will be closed until further notice. Please contact the rectory at (773) 779-1515.

St. Walter Online Giving now available!

Please consider giving a one-time donation or setting up a recurring weekly or monthly or annually automatic donations for your Sunday offering using Our Sunday Visitor Online Giving. It is a great option to help you save on checks and helps the parish save on envelope mailing. To donate, click here.

Join the St. Walter Bulletin Email List!
We are pleased to announce you can now receive the St. Walter bulletin weekly in your email inbox! To sign up please go to https://www.stwalterparish.com/bulletin

St. Walter Church is now on Facebook!

The Saint Walter Church Facebook page is up and running! We encourage all of you to join us on Facebook! Our page can be found here.

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St. Walter Church Chicago
11722 S Oakley Ave
Chicago, IL 60643
(773) 779-1515