Good Friday "The Seven Last Words of Christ" Service

"The Seven Last Words of Christ" by DuBois is a Second Church tradition. Held on Good Friday, the scripture readings and anthems render the dramatic story of the last hours of Christ’s life. Directed and accompanied by organist Jay Yau, this solemn music features soloists from the Second Church Quartet and friends. Please join us for this sacred night at 7:00 p.m. A free-will offering will be received to support the music program of the church. If you would like additional information, please contact the church office (312) 225-4951 or


Free parking is available every week in our parking lot on the north side of the church as well as the Ada S. McKinley lot (1863 S. Wabash). Please clear the lot by 1:30p.m. weekly.

Statement on Same Sex Marriage

For many years, Second Presbyterian Church has offered same-sex marriage as part of our ministry to the church and the greater Chicagoland community. You and your partner will find an inclusive, warm fellowship of diverse spiritual people at Second Presbyterian Church. If you are looking for a place to be married, or a people who believe in the full dignity, beauty and equality of all God’s children, welcome home.