Saint Kilian Catholic Church

8725 South May Street

Chicago, IL


Fr. Donald Eruaga is the current Pastor of St. Kilian and St. Margaret of Scotland Churches. He was ordained in the year 2000 by the Missionaries of St. Paul Society of Nigeria.

He worked in Nigeria and Liberia before he was sent on a mission to the United States. While in Nigeria, he served as the chaplain of the Catholic Charismatic Renewal in Apapa, Lagos, Nigeria.

He proceeded to a new assignment in Houston, Texas for a seven-month orientation in 2010. In 2011, he was posted to work as a parochial vicar at St. Bartholomew in Yonkers, New York. In 2012, he was installed as the pastor of St. Kilian Catholic Church, and, in 2018, as pastor of St. Margaret of Scotland Parish in Chicago. 

He cherished the opportunities created for him to further his studies in acquiring an Advanced Pastoral Leadership certificate at St. Mary’s Seminary, Mundelein, Illinois. In 2018, he received a graduate certificate in spirituality at the Catholic Theological Union in Chicago.  

He is currently appointed as Liaison to the Catholic Charismatic Renewal of the Archdiocese of Chicago. 


Welcome Message from Father Donald

I wish to welcome you to St. Kilian Church, Please feel free to worship with us. For your information, St. Kilian has several societies like the Women’s Sodality, the Men’s Club, the Crown Jewels, the Knights of Peter Claver, the Ladies Auxiliary, and the Junior Knights and Daughters of St. Peter Claver. St. Kilian’s vibrant choir is also open to welcome you. 

Included among the devotional groups are the Legion of Mary, the Charismatic and the Divine Mercy. You are welcome to join any of the ministries in the church that pertains to the Laity. Please call the office for any questions you may have.’’

May God richly bless you and your family as you worship with St. Kilian Catholic Church. 

Fr. Donald Oshoma Eruaga, MSP