Any couples planning to be married can join our next Pre Cana Program which is scheduled for October 14 & 15. Click here for a registration form. Please call the rectory if you have any questions.
Reverend G. Dennis Gill, Rector of the Cathedral Basilica of Saints Peter and Paul, will be the main celebrant and homilist at Mass offered for the repose of the souls of the victims of the recent shooting in Orlando, Florida.
Sunday, June 19, 2016
5:30 p.m. (Confessions)
6:30 p.m. (Mass)
Cathedral Basilica of Saints Peter and Paul
18th Street and the Benjamin Franklin Parkway
Philadelphia, PA 19103
The Mass will include special intercessory prayers asking for the mercy of God on all those who suffered and died as a result of this senseless tragedy, especially Akyra Murray, a recent graduate of West Catholic Preparatory High School. All are welcome to attend.
Hope you can attend a special breakfast reception this Sunday for Father Smits after the 8am Mass and before the 10:15 Mass. Come and wish him a well deserved retirement. We will miss him!
- On Wednesday night, May 25, at 7PM in the narthex there will be a presentation about the online platform, FORMED. A representative from FORMED will be here to explain to you in detail the many and wonderful programs available through our parish subscription.
- The Annual Memorial Day Mass will be Monday, May 30th at 9:00 AM. Please join us to remember those who have lost their lives defending our country.
- There will be a breakfast reception for Father Joseph Smits on Sunday, June 5th after the 8:00 am Mass. Father Smits will be leaving us this summer for a much deserved retirement. Please join us in wishing him a happy and healthy retirement.