Welcome to Ascension!
The Church of the Ascension is a diverse and welcoming Episcopal Church located in Chicago’s vibrant Gold Coast neighborhood.
Part of the world-wide Anglican Communion, we are grounded in rich Anglo-Catholic traditions in which we encounter God’s abundant grace and love for us and for the world.
Wherever you are in your life with God – hesitant searcher or long-time churchgoer – we pray that you may find a spiritual home with us at the Church of the Ascension. Please join us soon.
Easter Season 2019
Free parking in our lot at LaSalle and Maple
Alleluia, song of gladness,
Voice of joy that cannot die;
Alleluia is the anthem
Ever dear to choirs on high;
In the house of God abiding
Thus they sing eternally.
Hymn 121, v. 1, trans. John Mason Neale (1818-1866)
Renewing the Society of Mary:
Mass, Rosary, Meal and Conversation
Wednesday, May 22
6:10 pm Evening Prayer
6:30 p.m. Low Mass & Rosary
7:20 p.m. Meal and Conversation
Feast of the Ascension
Thursday, May 30
Morning Prayer 7:10 a.m.
Solemn High Mass with the Ascension Choir, 7:00 p.m.
Guest Preacher: The Rev. Sam Portaro
We want you to feel comfortable, curious and blessed at the Church of the Ascension. Learn about us before your visit.
"Worship the Lord in the beauty of holiness."
Church of the Ascension
1133 N La Salle Dr.
Chicago, IL 60610-2601
Sunday Worship Schedule
7:30 a.m. Morning Prayer
8:00 a.m. Said Mass, Rite I
9:00 a.m. Sung Mass, Rite II
11:00 a.m. Solemn High Mass, Rite II, with the Ascension Choir
Our free parking lot is located on the northeast corner of La Salle Boulevard and Maple Street.