5300 W 155th Street, Oak Forest Il





St. Damian Church

Mass Times

All Masses are livestreamed on the St. Damian Facebook Page

Daily Mass
9:00 am: Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday
No registration required
Tuesdays are reserved for the School.

Sat: 4:30 and 6:00 pm
Sun: 7:30, 9:30 & 11:30 am
Registration Required

Sat: 3:00 to 4:00 pm in the chapel

Adoration in the Church
Wednesdays 9:30am-12:00pm and 5:30-7:00pm
No registration required

Welcome Back to Mass


Weekend Mass Registration: The Parish Mail Chimp email containing the Sign Up Genius link to Save A Seat for Mass will always be sent out the Wednesday prior to Masses at 10:30AM to registered parishioners who have given us their email address. If you do not see the email, check your SPAM or PROMOTIONS folder.  Those without internet access may call the Pastoral Center 708-687-1370 for assistance.

Reopen Team Volunteers are needed to make our Reopen a success. The more Team Members we have, the more Masses we will be able to offer.  Team Members are needed to facilitate Baptisms, weddings, funerals and Eucharistic Adoration as well.  To volunteer, click here.

What to Expect: The Archdiocese has prepared an informational pamphlet "What to Expect" for Worshipers. (Click to read) Please read through this before coming to the church to familiarize yourself with the guidelines we must follow.

Masses require registration.   We welcome Walk-ins but cannot guarantee seating.

The Search

Who am I?     
What's my purpose?
Why a God?       
Who is Jesus?

Do you have adult children who have left the faith? Grandchildren?  Bring the message to them in their own home!

Join our Lenten journey  - Let the Search begin!
Click here for details

Click here to sign up 


Stations of the Cross

Stations of the Cross will be prayed in person without reservation and livestreamed every Friday of Lent at 7:00pm.  Find the booklet to pray along here.

Bishops Asking for Action


The Equality Act is a piece of legislation that will affect religious freedoms in America that was defeated in 2019 but has been re-introduced into Congress.  The United States Conference of Catholic Bishops is asking the faithful to be informed about the contents of teh bill and to contact your legislators to voice an opposition.

To read an article describing The Equality Act, click here.

To contact your legislator click here.

Tax Credit Scholarships

We are pleased to let you know that for the third year in a row, The Archdiocese of Chicago, will be offering a 2 for 1 match program for all donations made through Empower Illinois between December 1, 2020 and February 28, 2021.

What does this mean? A $500 donation has a tremendous impact, with the 75% tax credit, you will receive on the donation and this match. It will have a net cost of $125 to you and will provide $1,500 dollars in scholarships for low-income families.


Made for More

The Made for More event rescheduled for Wednesday, December 2nd was postponed again due to increased COVID 19 restrictions.  The event will be rescheduled when we are able to gather again. Please hold on to your tickets.  Anyone desiring a refund may email a request to [email protected]  Physical tickets must be surrendered in receipt of your refund.  We thank you for your understanding in this challenging time!


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Pastoral Center is Currently Closed until further Notice

Weekdays: 9:00 am - 8:00 pm
Closed Noon - 1:00 pm for Lunch
Saturday: 9:00 am - 2:00 pm
Sunday: Closed


Map of Parish and School


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.