The SMC Web Links Page

The Vatican

Including: Messages, Speeches, Encyclicals
Vatican Archive; Vatican Library; Vatican Museums

The Archdiocese of Chicago


News releases; Guide to the Archdiocese
Catholic Schools; Annual Catholic Appeal
Publications; Radio and TV
Other Catholic Links


The Catholic Charities

Children's Services, Family and Individual Services, Senior Services, and Basic Human Needs

National Conference of Catholic Bishops and
US Catholic Conference

To unify, coordinate, encourage, promote and carry on Catholic activities in the United States; to organize and conduct religious, charitable and social welfare work at home and abroad; to aid in education; to care for immigrants; and generally to enter into and promote by education, publication and direction the objects of its being.


Chicago Catholic Cemeteries

Including Catholic Funerals Products and Services, Archdiocesan cemeteries, Help with your decision, Other resources

Catholic Relief Services

 Promoting human development by responding to major emergencies, fighting disease and poverty, and nurturing peaceful and just societies;
Serving Catholics in the United States as they live their faith in solidarity with their brothers and sisters around the world.

Catholic Charities USA

Catholic Charities USA is the national office for local Catholic Charities agencies and affiliates nationwide. Catholic Charities USA provides strong leadership and support to enhance the work of local agencies in their efforts to reduce poverty, support families, and empower communities.

Catholic Charities USA's members provide help and create hope for more than 9 million people of all faiths each year.