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May Healing Mass

  • National Shrine of Saint Rita of Cascia 1166 South Broad Street Philadelphia, PA, 19146 United States (map)

2:00 pm Mass in the Upper Shrine
Celebrant: Fr. Rob Hagan, OSA

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A Healing Mass is held in the upper Shrine at 2:00 pm every third Sunday of the month from September through May.

Each Healing Mass is preceded by confessions at 1:30 pm in the Lower Shrine.

The community of faith gathers to pray for Saint Rita's healing intercession. After the homily, there will be an anointing with blessed Saint Rita oil. Each Mass is followed by the recitation of the Saint Rita Novena prayers and reverencing of her relics.

Healing Masses are presided by guest celebrants, Augustinian friars from various ministries and communities throughout the Province of Saint Thomas of Villanova.

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Earlier Event: May 13
Solemn Novena to Saint Rita
Later Event: May 22