St. Paul Parish in South Philadelphia held a rosary novena devotion Sunday, Oct. 5 to Tuesday, Oct. 7. Our photo gallery captures the faith of the parishioners and their honor for Mary, the Mother of God, on the close of the novena and the feast of Our Lady of the Rosary on Oct. 7. Read the full story here. (Photos by Sarah Webb)

speaker Dorothy McShane shares her story

Dorothy McShane shares the story of her faith with the congregation at St. Paul’s.

Fr Large

Father John Large, pastor of St. Paul Parish, places the monstrance with the Most Blessed Sacrament on the altar for adoration.

Dolores Macrina

Dolores Macrina prays during the close of the rosary novena Oct. 7.



Parishioners of St. Paul pray the rosary.

The interior of St. Paul Church, located at 10th and Christian streets in South Philadelphia.