About SSC

The "Spiritist Society of Chicago" (SSC) is a Chicago based non-profit organization that aims to promote the study and practice of the Spiritist Doctrine, as codified by Allan Kardec, in its three basic aspects: scientific, philosophical, and religious.

The Spiritist ideas provide a wonderful tool for supporting individuals to achieve spiritual enlightenment through spiritual education, physical and mental healing and mainly the practice of Love in Action (Charity) according to the Gospel of Jesus.

Location & Contact Information

833 W CHICAGO AVE, SUITE 602, CHICAGO IL 60642-7928
972-974-2458 (Daniela Oliveira)

  • Parking: use parking meters on Chicago Avenue or free parking space in the streets behind the building

Meeting Schedule

Meetings are every Saturday and Wednesday. Saturday's meetings are in English and Wednesday's meetings are in Portuguese. Check here for detailed information about times and topics.

Important Events

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Florida Annual Conference

Annual Spiritist Federation of Florida Conference

Join us in Miami for a weekend of learning and enlightenment.

Theme: Moral Laws: Pathway to Peace with Divaldo Franco, Haroldo Dutra Dias, Alberto Almeida and Sergio Lopes

When: Saturday, March 24 - Starting at 2:00PM

  • Divine or Natural Law - An Encounter with God (Haroldo Dutra Dias)
  • The Role of the Law of Labor in the promotion of the immortal spirit (Sergio Lopes)
  • The Law of Reproduction and the Miracle of Life (Alberto Almeida)
  • The Laws of Preservation & Destruction in the Service of Life (Divaldo Franco)

Sunday, March 25 - Starting at 9:30AM

  • No One Evolves alone - Life in Society (Alberto Almeida)
  • Progress, Equality and Liberty - Foundation for a better future (Sergio Lopes)
  • Justice, Love and Charity - God for Us (Haroldo Dutra Dias)
  • Moral Perfection - Daily Work and Final Destination (Divaldo Franco)

Go to http://www.spiritistfederation.us/ for more information and to register.

Send us a message at ssc@spiritistsocietyofchicago.orgif you are planning to attend the event and want to join the group that is already register.


The Spiritist Society of Chicago is a non-profit organization that accepts and welcomes donations to help defraying its costs. Click here for more information or to make a donation.

Important to Know

  • Check out this page often for special events and guest lectures opportunities

  • Our activities are all free of charge

  • Fraternal Assistance available by appointment to anyone interested

  • "Laying on of Hands" (Passes) and "Fluidic Water" are offered after the Public Meetings



Allan Kardec is the pen name of the French educator, translator and author Hippolyte Léon Denizard Rivail. He is the author of the five books known as the Spiritist Codification, and is the founder of Spiritism.

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