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A Community of New Hope


Current Events

Advent 2021: Friends of Imiliwaha

To donate, you can write a check to Agape: A Community of New Hope and put Friends of Imiliwaha on the memo line. You can bring your check to our next in-person mass or mail it to our treasurer, Carol Allar, at 561 Old Barn Road, Lake Barrington, Illinois 60010.

You can learn more about Sisters Afra, Fausta and a third nun, Sister Beatrice, who is now a medical doctor, on the website:

Lasagna Love

Join Agape in volunteering for Lasagna Love this Advent season! Lasagna Love is a  nonprofit movement that delivers homemade lasagna to families in need. To learn more about how to get involved, click here.

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About Agape and Our Mission

Welcome to Agape: A Community of New Hope. We are an Intentional Eucharistic Community grounded in Scripture, filled with new hope as we celebrate Catholic tradition and innovative expressions of actionable faith. An all-inclusive group, we welcome the LGBTQ+ community, all genders, races, and all those who feel they have been excluded from the Catholic faith. To learn more about our community and mission, click here.

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Our commitment  to social justice 

Through our social justice programs, Agape has become a radical voice for the disadvantaged and victims of discrimination. To find the programs we support and to learn more about our commitments, click here. 

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To support Agape and our mission, donate here.

join us for our Saturday service and view our other events here.

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Jill Piccolino 1025 N Smith St. Palatine, IL 60067