5300 W 155th Street, Oak Forest Il





St. Damian Church

Pastoral Center Holiday Hours

Friday, Dec. 22, 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Saturday, Dec. 23, 9:00 am - 1:00 pm
CLOSED Christmas Day
Tuesday, Dec. 26, 9:00 am - 1:00 pm
CLOSED January 1, 2018

Christmas Mass Schedule

This year the 4th Sunday of Advent and Christmas Eve fall on the same Sunday; Christmas Day is Monday.  These are two separate Mass obligations.  December 24th we will celebrate the 4th Sunday of Advent through 11:00 am Mass.  There will be no 12:30 pm Mass. Christmas Eve Masses will begin that same day at 3:00 pm.  See schedule here.

Parish Advent
Reconciliation Service

Sunday, Dec. 10th
6:00 pm in the Church
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Celebrate 25th Anniversary of
Southside Simbang Gabi

St. Damian will host the first night of this Filipino Christmas Mass novena on Friday, December 15 at 7:00 pm.  All are welcome to participate! For complete novena schedule click here.

Food Pantry & Giving Tree Delivery

Saturday, December 16
7:30 am in Shaw Hall

Packers & Drivers Needed!

The Kid's Act of 2017 is a Tax Credit for families with children in school K-12.  This is a great opportunity for all St. Damian School families!  There are preparations to be made in advance to claim this Tax Credit, so find out now what you need to do.

Link to informative pdf.

Here is the Illinois Department of Revenue link.  

Here is the Chicago Archdiocese link.


Mass Times

7:00 am: Tuesday and Thursday
9:00 am: Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday

Sat: 5:00 pm
Sun: 6:45, 8:00, 9:30, 11:00 am,
12:30 pm, 5:00 pm

Holy Days
Vigil: 7:00 pm
Day: 7:00 or 9:00 am depending on day and 7:00 pm

Sat: 3:30 to 4:30 pm
or by appointment call 708-687-1370




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Pastoral Center Hours

Weekdays: 9:00 am - 9:00 pm
Closed Noon - 1:00 pm for Lunch
Saturday: 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Sunday: Closed


Map of Parish and School


Liturgical Minister Schedules

 All Liturgical Ministers and Altar Servers can access our Online Scheduler here.


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Welcome to St. Damian, a Roman Catholic faith community located at 5300 W. 155th Street in Oak Forest, Illinois.  Centered on the Eucharist, St. Damian Parish is a family of believers in Jesus Christ who, guided by the Holy Spirit, enthusiastically continue the ministry of Jesus through the sacraments, acts of charity, fellowship, and education.