12 Step Calix & Courage


Where: St. John Vianney Church Basement

46 N. Wolf Rd. Northlake IL . 60164

When: One Saturday of the Month, 9:00am-12:00pm 

For more info call Ellen at 847-583-0274.

Fr. Charlie 815-385-1575


“COURAGE is a spiritual support group of Catholic lay men and women who aspire to live chaste lives in accordance with the Roman Catholic Church’s teachings on homosexuality. Established with the endorsement of the Archdiocese of New York, COURAGE meets each week in a parish setting, where members come for a session of prayer and of discussion.” (Courage Handbook)


For information on our Chicago Courage Meeting:

Email: couragechicago@yahoo.com



Community Cenacolo is an International Church approved organization that assists those with addictions and certain other adult adjustment difficulties to discover healing and change through living a Catholic Christian Community Life which includes prayer, work and friendship. Community Cenacolo is free and is supported by free will donations ie. God’s Providence. Usually a 3+ year commitment is requested due to Mother Elvira’s (Foundress) experience over the past 25 years in dealing with these type of issues. Come discover true joy, friendship and love in overcoming addiction through God and neighbor! Please visit the Florida Community at www.hopereborn.org with links to the Motherhouse in Saluzzo, Italy.

Listen to podcast: Addictions and a Catholic Perspective