Friday, March 14, 2008

The Institute of Christ the King Needs Your Help

Dear Bloggers:
There is no better way to aid the Catholic restoration than to support those groups and organizations which are already laboring to preserve sacred tradition. Many of you are familiar with the Institute of Christ the King, Sovereign Priest. If you are not, please take a moment to view their website The Institute has many projects as part of its vast apostolate, but one of the most important projects is the restoration of the Shrine of Christ the King in Chicago. "Please Donate to this Worthy Project and Be a Part of History. Initial PhaseTower, roof, tuck pointing, window frames, foundations $1,300,000 est. Construction Phase (current)Internal construction work, scaffolding, HVAC and electrical wiring, ceiling, floor $2,950,000 est. Final PhasePainting, plaster repair, altars, artwork, statuary, pews
$2,500,000 est. Total Estimated Cost: $6,750,000. Work on the interior will continue in stages as funds allow. Therefore, your generous support is needed. Please consider a generous, tax-deductible donation to this most worthy project of rehabilitating a magnificent architectural edifice in Chicago. Donors will receive a receipt of payment for tax purposes. Thank you most graciously."
You can donate securely online with a Visa or MasterCard.

Donations for the building fund are gratefully received at the Shrine's neighboring office building in person or by mail, or can be taken over the phone.
ATTN: Cristina Borges, Development Director
Address: Shrine of Christ the King 6415 S. Woodlawn AvenueChicago, Illinois 60637-3817
Phone: (773) 363-7409
Fax: (773) 363-7409
May God Bless and Reward Your Generosity!
Instauratio Catholica

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