Holy Martyrs Parish in Oreland will mark the feast of St. Philomena with a Mass at 8:30 a.m. on Saturday, Aug. 11, followed by novena prayers and veneration of a relic of the beloved intercessor.
The parish is the home of the National Center of the Universal Archconfraternity for St. Philomena.
The rosary will be prayed at 8 a.m.
Following the Mass and novena, there will be a reception in the Father Szal Conference Room.
The blessed oil, the chaplet, and the cord of St. Philomena as well as other sacramentals will be available.
These items can be viewed at the saint’s shrine in the church. Related devotional items can be purchased through the religious goods page of the shrine’s website at www.philomenafamilyusa.com
For more information, contact the parish office at 215-884-8575.
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