Liturgy and Prayer Services

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We invite you to explore the ways in which we pray together and for one another. Please join us and become part of this vibrant faith community. “I rejoiced when I heard them say…let us go to the house of our God.”
Psalm 122

Eucharist Schedule – Our Lady of the Angels Chapel

All are welcome to worship and pray with the Wheaton Franciscans in our beautiful chapel in the Our Lady of the Angels Motherhouse. In addition to our scheduled liturgies and prayer services, you are welcome to visit the chapel any time during regular business hours.

Sunday: 10:00am | Monday through Friday: 8:30am

Please note: The mass schedule is subject to change. Please feel free to call our receptionist at 630-909-6600 to verify the time in question.

Click here for the complete Our Lady of the Angels Chapel monthly liturgy calendar.

We are always looking for additional singers and musicians to enhance our Sunday worship.

If you are interested in being part of our Sunday worship, or interested in serving in the various ministries needed for our Sunday Liturgy, please contact: Melanie Teska, Director of Liturgy at 630-909-6850 or

Ministries include:

  • Reader
  • Eucharistic Minister
  • Greeter
  • Cross Bearer
  • Liturgical Assistant
  • Sacristan
  • Art & Environment

Prayer and Liturgy Schedule 2018-2019

Feast of Our Lady of the Angels – August 2

Feast of St. Clare – August 11

Transitus (the passing of St. Francis into eternal life) – October 3

Feast of St. Francis of Assisi – October 4

Feast of Mother Clara Pfaender – October 5

Founding of the Congregation – October 30

Anniversary of the Wreck of the Deutschland and Birth of Mother Clara – December 6

Feast of the Sacred Hearts of Jesus and Mary – June 28, 2019

Thanksgiving Day – November 22

First Sunday of Advent – December 2

Christmas Eve – December 24

Christmas Day – December 25

New Year’s Eve – December 31

New Year’s Day – January 1, 2019

Ash Wednesday – March 6, 2019

First Sunday of Lent – March 10, 2019

Palm Sunday – April 14, 2019

The Sacred Triduum

  • Holy Thursday – April 18, 2019
  • Good Friday – April 19, 2019
  • The Easter Vigil – April 20, 2019

Easter Sunday – April 21, 2019

The Feast of Pentecost – June 9, 2019

Circle of Contemplation – Every 3rdSunday of the Month 11:15am–12:00pm in the Deutschland Chapel

Taize Prayer

  • September 7
  • November 2
  • February 1, 2019
  • April 5, 2019
  • June 7, 2019

Advent Evening Prayer – December 2, 9, 16, 23

Lenten Evening Prayer – March 10, 17, 24, 31; April 7, 2019

Triduum Morning Prayer – April 18, 19, 20, 2019

Throughout the year there will be opportunities for individuals to gather in small groups to pray, reflect, listen and share. Visit this page often as opportunities will be posted here as they arise.


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