Our Apostolates

St. John Cantius Parish


Located in the heart of Chicago, St. John Cantius Parish is the home of the Canons Regular of St. John Cantius, offering the Holy Sacrifice of the Mass according to the Roman Rite in both the Ordinary and Extraordinary Forms. To see more information about this parish visit their website cantius.org





St. Peter Parish


St. Peter Parish is the second church staffed by the Canons Regular of St. John Cantius and is located in Volo, Illinois. You can visit their website here.





The Archconfraternity of St. Stephen


The Archconfraternity of St. Stephen provides altar servers for all parish Masses. The parish, preserving the tradition of men and boys serving at the altar, hopes to foster many vocations to the Catholic priesthood. the Archconfraternity, established at Saint John’s in 2009 aims to encourage the highest standards of serving at the Church’s liturgy contributing to the whole community’s participation in a more fruitful worship of God. Additionally it provides altar servers with a greater understanding of what they are doing so that they may serve with increasing reverence and prayerfulness and thereby be led to a deepening response to their vocation in life.





St. John Cantius Parish


Located in the heart of Chicago, St. John Cantius Parish is the home of the Canons Regular of St. John Cantius, offering the Holy Sacrifice of the Mass according to the Roman Rite in both the Ordinary and Extraordinary Forms. To see more information about this parish visit their website cantius.org





The Archconfraternity of St. Stephen


The Archconfraternity of St. Stephen provides altar servers for all parish Masses. The parish, preserving the tradition of men and boys serving at the altar, hopes to foster many vocations to the Catholic priesthood. the Archconfraternity, established at Saint John’s in 2009 aims to encourage the highest standards of serving at the Church’s liturgy contributing to the whole community’s participation in a more fruitful worship of God. Additionally it provides altar servers with a greater understanding of what they are doing so that they may serve with increasing reverence and prayerfulness and thereby be led to a deepening response to their vocation in life.





St. John Cantius Parish


Located in the heart of Chicago, St. John Cantius Parish is the home of the Canons Regular of St. John Cantius, offering the Holy Sacrifice of the Mass according to the Roman Rite in both the Ordinary and Extraordinary Forms. To see more information about this parish visit their website cantius.org





The Archconfraternity of St. Stephen


The Archconfraternity of St. Stephen provides altar servers for all parish Masses. The parish, preserving the tradition of men and boys serving at the altar, hopes to foster many vocations to the Catholic priesthood. the Archconfraternity, established at Saint John’s in 2009 aims to encourage the highest standards of serving at the Church’s liturgy contributing to the whole community’s participation in a more fruitful worship of God. Additionally it provides altar servers with a greater understanding of what they are doing so that they may serve with increasing reverence and prayerfulness and thereby be led to a deepening response to their vocation in life.





Crusaders for Life


The Crusaders for Life is a youth-led, grassroots, pro-life movement organized by highschool and college students from St. John Cantius Church in Chicago and St. Peter Church in Volo. Groups have expanded into other cities incliding Downers Grove, IL, Danbury, CT and Detroit, MI. The crusaders make annual trips to DC and cities across the midwest to attend pro-life marches and rallies, bringing their enthusiastic and yellow affirmation of the beauty and dignity of life in all of its stages. The Crusaders also pray outside of local abortuaries for the the staff, the mothers and fathers, and to mark the passing of the babies. They meet monthly to pray for an end to abortion, to stay abreast of current life issues and to explore ways to defend life with confidence and conviction. Visit their website at LifeBalloons.com





Crusaders for Life


The Crusaders for Life is a youth-led, grassroots, pro-life movement organized by highschool and college students from St. John Cantius Church in Chicago and St. Peter Church in Volo. Groups have expanded into other cities incliding Downers Grove, IL, Danbury, CT and Detroit, MI. The crusaders make annual trips to DC and cities across the midwest to attend pro-life marches and rallies, bringing their enthusiastic and yellow affirmation of the beauty and dignity of life in all of its stages. The Crusaders also pray outside of local abortuaries for the the staff, the mothers and fathers, and to mark the passing of the babies. They meet monthly to pray for an end to abortion, to stay abreast of current life issues and to explore ways to defend life with confidence and conviction. Visit their website at LifeBalloons.com





The Archconfraternity of St. Stephen


The Archconfraternity of St. Stephen provides altar servers for all parish Masses. The parish, preserving the tradition of men and boys serving at the altar, hopes to foster many vocations to the Catholic priesthood. the Archconfraternity, established at Saint John’s in 2009 aims to encourage the highest standards of serving at the Church’s liturgy contributing to the whole community’s participation in a more fruitful worship of God. Additionally it provides altar servers with a greater understanding of what they are doing so that they may serve with increasing reverence and prayerfulness and thereby be led to a deepening response to their vocation in life.





Crusaders for Life


The Crusaders for Life is a youth-led, grassroots, pro-life movement organized by highschool and college students from St. John Cantius Church in Chicago and St. Peter Church in Volo. Groups have expanded into other cities incliding Downers Grove, IL, Danbury, CT and Detroit, MI. The crusaders make annual trips to DC and cities across the midwest to attend pro-life marches and rallies, bringing their enthusiastic and yellow affirmation of the beauty and dignity of life in all of its stages. The Crusaders also pray outside of local abortuaries for the the staff, the mothers and fathers, and to mark the passing of the babies. They meet monthly to pray for an end to abortion, to stay abreast of current life issues and to explore ways to defend life with confidence and conviction. Visit their website at LifeBalloons.com





St. Peter Parish


St. Peter Parish is the second church staffed by the Canons Regular of St. John Cantius and is located in Volo, Illinois. You can visit their website here.