Welcome to St. Dismas Parish Website!

Our Parish Mission Statement

"Guided by the Holy Spirit and nourished by the Eucharist, the mission of St. Dismas Parish is to become a welcoming community of faith, hope and charity by serving one another in the name of Jesus Christ, thereby enabling our members and the surrounding community to grow in their relationships with God and with one another."

Archdiocese of Chicago - Coronavirus Statements

Most updated statements from the Archdiocese of Chicago can be found here.   
To protect our community from getting and/or spreading COVID-19, the Archdiocese of Chicago has suspended ALL public Masses, Group/Ministry Gatherings and church activities until further notice.  The rectory will be closed until further notice; the staff will be checking messages remotely.

Livestream Masses via Facebook page @StDismasParish

Starting this Sunday, March 22, 2020 join us for the celebration of the Holy Mass
10:00 am (English)
11:00 am (Spanish)
Thereafter, we will have a daily live-streamed Mass at 10:00 am. 
Follow us on Facebook @StDismasParish to stay connected


Visit our website for updates regarding the date we will re-open to our normal hours.  Please follow the CDCs guidelines and our Gov. J.B. Pritzker's order for all state residents to remain in their homes except for essentials.

"Heal Me, O Lord, and I shall be healed; Save me, and I shall be saved, for you are my praise."  Jeremiah 17:14
Regular Mass Schedule (please see note above)
Weekdays (Monday thru Saturday):  7:00 AM
Saturday:  5:30 PM (Sunday Vigil)
Sunday:  7:00 AM, 9:00 AM and 11:00 AM
(except Christmas & New Year's)

Reconciliation:  Saturday - 4:00 to 5:00 PM or by appointment
 (see Major Parish Events for additional times)


St. Dismas Church
2600 Sunset Avenue,  Waukegan, IL  60087

Rectory Hours: 

The office will be closed until further notice. 

Monday thru Thursday - 8:00 am to 4:00 pm;
Friday - 8:00 am to 1:00 pm
Phone:  847-623-5050     Fax:  847-623-5292

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