1905 - present
In the summer of 1903
, Father Bernard Murray
, pastor of St. Bernard Parish in the Englewood are of Chicago, with permission from Archbishop James Edward Quigley
, invited the Religious Hospitallers of Saint Joseph of Kingston, Ontario to open a hospital in his parish. The hospital opened its doors on November 21, 1905.
Announce the Good News of a loving God
to the sick
and the most needy.
Sister Elizabeth Van Straten
has just retired as CEO of St. Bernard Hospital, but remains involved there through various volunteer activities.