The Years of Eucharistic Revival

The St. Thomas Syro-Malabar Eparchy of Chicago joining the National Eucharistic Revival movement, initiated by the U.S. bishops. Our mission is to inspire, educate, and unite the faithful in cultivating a deeper, more intimate relationship with Jesus in the Eucharist.

In a society where the presence of the Lord is at times forgotten, and belief in the real presence of Christ in the Eucharist wavers, our diocese is committed to rededicating our community to the Eucharist.

Trailer for Eucharistic Revival
Mission & Vision
To renew the Church by enkindling a living relationship with the Lord Jesus Christ in the Holy Eucharist.
To inspire a movement of Catholics across the United States who are healed, converted, formed, and unified by an encounter with Jesus in the Eucharist—and who are then sent out on mission “for the life of the world.”
The Official Theme Song for Eucharistic Revival
“My flesh for the life of the world.”
– John 6:51
Eucharistic Revival
Revival Timeline
JUNE 2022 – JUNE 2023
Year of Diocesan Revival
Launched on the Solemnity of the Most Holy Body and Blood of Christ, or Corpus Christi, the first year invites diocesan staff, bishops, and priests to what Pope Francis has described as “a renewed personal encounter with Jesus Christ”—particularly the transforming power and mercy of Jesus in the Holy Eucharist. Each Diocese will offer events that encourage the faithful to grow in their
JUNE 2023 – JUNE 2024
Year of Parish Revival
The second phase will foster eucharistic devotion at the parish level, strengthening our liturgical life through eucharistic adoration, missions, resources, preaching, and organic movements of the Holy Spirit. These local efforts will help convert hearts and minds to fall more deeply in love with Jesus Christ, truly present in the Holy Eucharist.
JULY 2024
National Eucharistic Congress
At this historic event, more than 80,000 Catholics of all ages will gather in Indianapolis to worship our Risen Lord in his humble disguise. The Holy Spirit will enkindle a missionary fire in the heart of our nation as we reconsecrate ourselves to the source and summit of our faith.
JULY 2024 – JULY 2025
National Year of Mission
From the Congress in 2024 through Pentecost of 2025, the entire American Church will be sent on a mission to share the gift of our Eucharistic Lord with their local communities and beyond. Let the light shine forth!