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:

Due to the COVID-19 Pandemic, Mass at St. Walter is only open to the public at 9:30AM on Sundays.

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


The Future of St. Walter Parish

a decision has been made about the future of St. Walter Parish.  Please click for more information

IMPORTANT RENEW MY CHURCH UPDATE:  We expect to learn of the Cardinal’s decision on March 9, 2021.We are pleased to announce that Bishop Perry, regional 

bishop and Cardinal Cupich’s representative for our grouping, will be with us on Tuesday, March 9, at 7:00pm, to join us in prayer and 

share an important update on the future of  our parishes. Due to COVID restrictions, this will be done online.  Please go  to www.renewmychurch.org/announcements for details about how to access the meeting from your computer or  smartphone.  All parishioners are invited and  recommended to attend this very important meeting.

Important School News

Click here to read a letter from Jim Rigg, the Superintendent of Catholic Schools in the Archdiocese of Chicago.

Recorded Mass - March 14

Click here to view the March 14 Mass

Read the March 14 Bulletin

The March 14 Bulletin is available to read on our website here

A Message from our new principal 
Click here to read a letter from the new principal of St. Walter School, Veronica Skelton-Cash

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