The Guild sponsors two major events each year:

Red Mass:  Each Fall, the Catholic Lawyers Guild sponsors its annual Red Mass at Holy Name Cathedral (735 N. State St., Chicago). The Red Mass is an opportunity for us to pray for all those who work in the legal profession and seek justice.

The 2017 Red Mass will be held on Tuesday, October 3, 2017 at 5:15pm. A reception will follow at Loyola University Chicago’s Water Tower campus.


Lenten Retreat: Each Spring, the Catholic Lawyers Guild sponsors its annual Lenten Retreat. It gives members an opportunity to center themselves and to prepare their hearts for Easter.

The 2016 Lenten Retreat will be held on _. This year’s retreat will be held at Chicago Theological Union (5416 S. Cornell Ave., Chicago).

In addition, the Guild also sponsors a monthly prayer meeting.

First Friday Prayers: A group of legal professionals (attorneys, judges, paralegals, and clerks) gather on the first Friday of the Month at St. Peter’s Church (110 W. Madison St., Chicago) from 7:45 to 8:30am. Attendees share coffee and donuts, along with fellowship.