Traditional Roman Catholic
Tridentine Mass

At St. Pius V Shrine, the Roman Catholic Traditional Tridentine Latin Mass . . .

  • is said by a properly ordained Roman Catholic priest.
  • has Holy Communion distributed only by the consecrated hands of a priest, placed on the recipient's tongue, while kneeling at the altar railing.
  • has sermons reflecting traditional Catholic theology given only by an ordained priest.
  • has the Most Holy Sacrifice of the Mass and other Sacred Liturgies served by trained male Altar Servers & Acolytes.

At St. Pius V Shrine you will find . . .

  • A traditional church interior with statues of the Sacred Heart, Infant of Prague, Blessed Virgin Mary, St. Joseph and the saints, vigil lights, and Stations of the Cross.
  • Veneration of the Blessed Virgin and the saints.
  • Classic Roman Catholic devotions such as the Rosary, Benediction, First Friday & First Saturday devotions, Forty Hour devotions and All Night Adoration.
  • Catechism classes in traditional Roman Catholic theology for children and adults.

We are anxious to have you join us in the celebration of the Holy Sacrifice of the Mass as it has been offered for centuries.

St. Pius V Shrine is located in the Northwest Chicago suburb of 

Lake Zurich, Illinois.

Come! Rediscover your Catholic roots!

O God who didst choose Blessed Pius V as supreme Pontiff in order to shatter
the enemies of Thy Church and to restore the purity of the Sacred Liturgy; grant us his protection so that cleaving to Thy service we
may overcome the snares of all our enemies and enjoy perpetual peace. Through Jesus Christ Our Lord. Amen.

St. Pius V pray for us.  Protect the Roman Liturgy