The Body of Christ

Latin for the Body of Christ, Corpus Christi proudly stands as a beacon of faith for more than 115 years. Worship with us, weekdays at 8:00 AM in the rectory chapel and Sunday 9:30 AM in the church.



The Corpus Christi Church community would like to thank all our guest who visited during OHC weekend. 
Special Thanks goes out to all the volunteers. 
Who had made this years OHC highly successful.  
Kudos to Larry Cope for organizing all the efforts put forth in presenting our church’s rich architectural history to the city of Chicago.

The Corpus Christi Community
 Welcomes Our New Pastor
Fr. Tony Anike M.S.P

“The time has come; the kingdom of God is at hand. Change your ways and believe in the Good News.” Mark 1:15
Religious Education

 Catechetic instruction classes are held on the 3rd and 4th Saturday of every month.

Learn more and grow in faith,

Contact Theresa Rhea at 773-671-3890

Prayer Reflections

Spend a moment with our Lord Jesus Christ
in Adoration
To request special prayers for loved ones, contact the
Eucharistic Adoration 1st Friday and Saturday of the month
All are welcome.


Touch Father Tolton's  

portrait to navigate to the article in the Catholic New World.


Father Augustus Tolton, on the way to sainthood

Click on the image to complete the Alumni/Former Parishioner Contact Form

Corpus Christi Church, part of the Archdiocese of Chicago, has built its legacy serving the Bronzeville community through years of change and struggle. Corpus Christi thrives on the solid foundation of faithfully proclaiming the good news of the Gospel to those who call it home, now and for generations in the years to come.

Annual Catholic Appeal

Stain glass windows
Corpus Christi Church Architectural Facts
Sunday Bulletins

Church Calendar

Through Our Doors

(Corpus Christi Legacy)

Fr. Michael (Mike) Perry 
Voted in as the Minister General of the Franciscans
(former resident) 

Fr. Arthur Anderson, O.F.M., 

former parishioner.

Fr. George Clemens

former pastor of Holy Angels parish. 

First parishioner to be ordained a priest.

Br. Loyola Freightman

former parishioner 

Judge Blanche Manning


Congressman Ralph Metcalfe

parishioner (Deceased).

Fr. Joseph Rodney, S.V.D., 

former parishioner.

Fr. Elric Sampson, O.F.M.

former parishioner

Warner Saunders

retired Channel 5 news anchor, 

graduate of 

Corpus Christi High School.

Fr. Bennet Spivey, O.F.M., 

former parishioner (Deceased).

Sr. Lucy Williams 

(Sr. Mary Martin De Porres), 

former parishioner (Deceased)

Our Community

Welcome to the Igbo Catholic Community of Chicago,

The children of Corpus Christi Church Chicago made pinwheels displayed within the church 

 in support of 'Pinwheels for Child Abuse' 


Divine Mercy

 Divine Mercy Celebration 

Garry Cope,
Oct 14, 2016, 4:17 PM