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.


Letter to parishioners from Fr. Jim Mezydlo (May 19, 2021) and bulletin announcement from Msgr. Lyle (May 23, 2021)

Letter to Parishioners from Msgr. Lyle (April 16, 2021)

Formal Decree of Unification (April 8, 2021)


Recorded Mass: May 30, 2021

Recordings of Sunday Masses are being resumed once again. The latest recording was on 5/30/21. You can view the recording here.

The Future of St. Walter Parish (March 11, 2021)

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

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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