Cardinal Cupich celebrates suburban Mass with 300 couples celebrating 50th anniversary

  • Hanna and Lech Ruszynski, parishioners at St. John Brebeuf in Niles, present gifts to Cardinal Blase J. Cupich at their church Sunday. About 300 couples were in attendance as Cupich presided over a special Mass for couples celebrating 50 years of marriage.

    Hanna and Lech Ruszynski, parishioners at St. John Brebeuf in Niles, present gifts to Cardinal Blase J. Cupich at their church Sunday. About 300 couples were in attendance as Cupich presided over a special Mass for couples celebrating 50 years of marriage. Courtesy of Karen Callaway/Chicago Catholic

  • Diane and Greg Patzer of the Church of the Holy Spirit in Schaumburg hold hands Sunday during a special mass at St. John Brebeuf in Niles for couples celebrating 50 years of marriage.

    Diane and Greg Patzer of the Church of the Holy Spirit in Schaumburg hold hands Sunday during a special mass at St. John Brebeuf in Niles for couples celebrating 50 years of marriage. Courtesy of Karen Callaway/Chicago Catholic

  • Marilyn and Mark McMurrough of St. Joseph Parish in Libertyville renew their vows Sunday at St. John Brebeuf Church in Niles. They were among about 300 couples celebrating 50 years of marriage taking part in a special Mass with Cardinal Blase J. Cupich.

    Marilyn and Mark McMurrough of St. Joseph Parish in Libertyville renew their vows Sunday at St. John Brebeuf Church in Niles. They were among about 300 couples celebrating 50 years of marriage taking part in a special Mass with Cardinal Blase J. Cupich. Courtesy of Karen Callaway/Chicago Catholic

  • Marilyn and Mark McMurrough of St. Joseph Parish in Libertyville renew their vows Sunday at St. John Brebeuf Church in Niles. They were among about 300 couples celebrating 50 years of marriage taking part in a special Mass with Cardinal Blase J. Cupich.

    Marilyn and Mark McMurrough of St. Joseph Parish in Libertyville renew their vows Sunday at St. John Brebeuf Church in Niles. They were among about 300 couples celebrating 50 years of marriage taking part in a special Mass with Cardinal Blase J. Cupich. Courtesy of Karen Callaway/Chicago Catholic

  • Cardinal Blase J. Cupich smiles Sunday as he greets couples at the opening of a special Mass at St. John Brebeuf Church in Niles for couples celebrating 50 years of marriage.

    Cardinal Blase J. Cupich smiles Sunday as he greets couples at the opening of a special Mass at St. John Brebeuf Church in Niles for couples celebrating 50 years of marriage. Courtesy of Karen Callaway/Chicago Catholic

 
Daily Herald report
Updated 9/19/2021 6:27 PM

Couples held hands and renewed their vows Sunday as Cardinal Blase J. Cupich presided over a special Golden Wedding Anniversary Mass at St. John Brebeuf Church in Niles.

About 300 couples participated, and the event was livestreamed on YouTube.

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