Relic Tour Schedule

 

Plans for a 2016 tour of the western half of the USA are pending.  Check back on this page for updates as they become available.  Pastors desiring to host St. Maria should use the Contact Us tab to make their request.

 

 

 

 

Completed Expositions

New Jersey

Sunday September 20 (Prison exposition … not open to the public)

Sing Sing Correctional Facility
354 Hunter St
Ossining, NY 10562
prison website

 

New Jersey

Monday September 21

Sacred Heart Cathedral
89 Ridge St.
Newark, New Jersey  07104
(973) 484-4600

  • Public veneration of St. Maria begins: 9:00 am
  • Solemn Mass celebrated in St. Maria’s honor: 7:00 pm by Archbishop John Myers
  • Public veneration ends: 11:00 pm

 

Pennsylvania

Tuesday September 22

St. Maria Goretti Church
1601 Derstine Road (Derstine and Cowpath Roads)
Hatfield, PA 19440
215-721-0199

  • Public veneration of St. Maria begins: 12:00 noon
  • Solemn Mass celebrated in St. Maria’s honor: 7:00 pm
  • Public veneration ends: 11:00 pm

 

Wednesday September 23

National Shrine of St. Rita of Cassia
1166 S Broad St.
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19146
(215) 546-8333

  • Public veneration of St. Maria begins: after the 12:00 noon Mass
  • Solemn Mass celebrated in St. Maria’s honor: 5:30 pm
  • Public veneration ends: 8:00 pm

 

Thursday September 24

St. John the Evangelist Church
21 S 13th Street
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania  19107
(215) 563-4145

  • Public veneration of St. Maria begins: 10:00 am
  • Solemn Mass celebrated in St. Maria’s honor: 7:00 pm
  • Public veneration ends: veneration will continue non-stop through the night into the next day

 

Friday September 25

St. John the Evangelist Church
21 S 13th Street
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania  19107
(215) 563-4145

  • Public veneration of St. Maria begins: [N/A: continuous from previous day]
  • Solemn Mass celebrated in St. Maria’s honor: 7:00 pm
  • Public veneration ends: 11:00 pm

 

New York

Saturday September 26

Holy Name of Jesus Church
690 Woodbury Rd
Woodbury, New York  11797
(516) 921-2334

  • Public veneration of St. Maria begins: 10:30 am
  • Solemn Mass celebrated in St. Maria’s honor: 11:30 am
  • Veneration paused from 5:00 pm – 6:15 pm for the Sunday Vigil Mass
  • Veneration paused from 7:45 pm – 9:00 pm for Korean Sunday Vigil Mass
  • Public veneration ends: 10:00 pm

 

Sunday September 27

St. Agnes Cathedral
29 Quealy Place
Rockville Centre, NY 11570
(516) 766-0205

  • Public veneration of St. Maria begins: following the 5:00 pm Mass
  • Solemn Mass celebrated in St. Maria’s honor: 5:00 pm
  • Public veneration ends: 10:00 pm

 

Monday September 28

St. Patrick’s Cathedral
5th Avenue
New York, New York 10022
(212) 753-2261

  • Public veneration of St. Maria begins: immediately following the 7:00 am Mass
  • Solemn Mass celebrated in St. Maria’s honor: 7:00 pm by Bishop John O’Hara
  • Public veneration ends: 9:00 pm.

 

Tuesday September 29

St. Patrick’s Cathedral
5th Avenue
New York, New York  10022
(212) 753-2261

  • Public veneration of St. Maria begins: 8:30 am
  • Solemn Mass celebrated in St. Maria’s honor: 7:00 pm
  • Public veneration ends: 9:00 pm

 

Wednesday September 30

St. Rita Church
281 Bradley Avenue
Staten Island, New York   10314
(718) 698-3746

  • Public veneration of St. Maria begins: 7:00 am
  • Solemn Mass celebrated in St. Maria’s honor: 7:30 pm by Bishop John O’Hara
  • Public veneration ends: 11:30 pm

 

Thursday October 1

Good Shepherd Church
1950 Batchelder Street
Brooklyn, New York   11229
(718) 998-2800

  • Public veneration of St. Maria begins: immediately following the 7:00 am Mass
  • Solemn Mass celebrated in St. Maria’s honor: 7:00 pm
  • Public veneration ends: 11:30

 

Friday October 2

Co-Cathedral of St. Joseph
856 Pacific Street
Brooklyn, New York   11238
(718) 638-1071

  • Public veneration of St. Maria begins: 9:00 am
  • Solemn Mass celebrated in St. Maria’s honor: 7:00 pm
  • Public veneration ends: 11:00 pm

 

New Hampshire

Saturday October 3

Immaculate Conception Church
216 E Dunstable Rd
Nashua, New Hampshire 03062
(603) 888-0321

  • Public veneration of St. Maria: 9:00 am – 1:00 pm; and 4:00 pm onwards
    • Closed from 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm
  • Solemn Mass celebrated in St. Maria’s honor: 9:00 am. (also at 5:00 pm)
  • Public veneration ends: 7:00 am (on Sunday October 4)

 

Massachusetts

Monday October 5

Holy Cross Cathedral
1400 Washington Street
Boston, Massachusetts   02118
(617) 542-5682

  • Public veneration of St. Maria begins: after the 9:00 am Mass
  • Benediction in the presence of the relics by Sean Cardinal O’Malley: 7:00 pm
  • Public veneration ends: 10:00 pm

 

Connecticut

Tuesday October 6

St. Theresa Church
5301 Main Street
Trumbull, Connecticut   06611
(203) 261-3676

  • Public veneration of St. Maria begins: 10:00 am
  • Solemn Mass celebrated in St. Maria’s honor: 7:00 pm
  • Public veneration ends: 11:45 pm

 

New Jersey

Wednesday October 7

St. Peter Church
43 W Maple Ave
Merchantville, New Jersey  08109
(856) 663-1373

  • Public veneration of St. Maria begins: 10:00 am
  • Solemn Mass celebrated in St. Maria’s honor: 7:00 pm
  • Public veneration ends: 10:00 pm

 

Michigan

Thursday October 8

Our Lady of Good Counsel
47650 North Territorial Road
Plymouth, Michigan   48170
734-453-0326

  • Public veneration of St. Maria begins: 3:00 pm
  • Solemn Mass celebrated in St. Maria’s honor: 7:00 pm
  • Public veneration ends: 11:30 pm

 

Friday October 9

(Reserved for a prison)

 

Saturday October 10

Sts. Cyril and Methodius Church
41233 Ryan Road
Sterling Heights, Michigan   48314
586-726-6911

  • Public veneration of St. Maria begins: following the 9:00 am Mass
  • Solemn Mass celebrated in St. Maria’s honor: 9:00 am
  • Public veneration ends: 10:00 pm

 

Sunday October 11

St. Scholastica Church
17320 Rosemount Avenue
Detroit, Michigan   48219
313-531-0140

  • Public veneration of St. Maria begins: following the 10:00 am Mass
  • Solemn Mass celebrated in St. Maria’s honor: 10:00 am by Rev. Fr. Michael Scherrey
  • Public veneration ends: 9:00 pm (New closing time)

 

Illinois

Monday October 12

St. John Cantius Church
825 N Carpenter Street
Chicago, Illinois   60642
312-243-7373

  • Arrival and ceremony of receiving of relics at church doors: 6:30 am (with Chicago police escort)
  • English Mass followed by beginning of veneration: 7:30 am
  • Solemn Mass celebrated in St. Maria’s honor: 7:30 pm by Bishop Joseph Perry and celebrated in the Extraordinary Form (i.e., Tridentine Mass)
  • Public veneration ends: 6:00 am (on Tuesday October 13)

 

Tuesday October 13

St. John Vianney Church
46 North Wolf Road
Northlake, Illinois   60164
708-562-0500

  • Public veneration of St. Maria begins: 9:00 am
  • Solemn Mass celebrated in St. Maria’s honor: 7:00 pm
  • Public veneration ends: 6:00 am (on Wednesday October 14)

 

Wednesday October 14

St. Francis of Assisi Church
15050 South Wolf Road
Orland Park, Illinois   60467
708-460-0042

  • Public veneration of St. Maria begins: 9:00 am
  • Solemn Mass celebrated in St. Maria’s honor: 7:00 pm.
  • Public veneration ends: 11:00 pm

 

Thursday October 15

St. Mary Immaculate Church
15629 S Rte 59
Plainfield, Illinois   60544
815-436-2651

  • Public veneration of St. Maria begins: 10:00 am
  • Solemn Mass celebrated in St. Maria’s honor: 7:00 pm
  • Public veneration ends: 11:00 pm

 

Wisconsin

Friday October 16

St. Maria Goretti Church
5313 Flad Avenue
Madison, Wisconsin   53711
(608) 271-7421

  • Public veneration of St. Maria begins: 9:00 am
  • Solemn Mass celebrated in St. Maria’s honor: 7:00 pm.
  • Public veneration ends: 7:00 am (on Saturday October 17)

 

Saturday October 17

St. Mary’s Visitation Church
1260 Church Street
Elm Grove, Wisconsin   53122
(262) 782-4575

  • Public veneration of St. Maria: 9:00 am – 1:00 pm; and 6:00 pm – 11:00 pm
    • No veneration from 1:00pm – 6:00 pm
  • Solemn Mass celebrated in St. Maria’s honor: 9:00 am
  • Public veneration ends: 11:00 pm

 

Sunday October 18

St. Mary’s Visitation Church
1260 Church Street
Elm Grove, Wisconsin   53122
(262) 782-4575

  • Public veneration of St. Maria begins: 12:30 pm
  • Public veneration ends: 5:00 pm

 

Illinois/Missouri

Monday October 19 

Cathedral of St. Peter (METROPOLITAN ST. LOUIS AREA)  
200 W Harrison Street
Belleville, Illinois   62220
(618) 234-1166

  • Public veneration of St. Maria begins: 7:30 am.
  • Solemn Mass celebrated in St. Maria’s honor: 7:00 pm
  • Public veneration ends: 11:00 pm

 

Indiana

Tuesday October 20

St. Maria Goretti Church
17102 Spring Mill Road
Westfield, Indiana   46074
(317) 867-3213

  • Public veneration of St. Maria begins: 11:00 am
  • Solemn Vespers celebrated in St. Maria’s honor: 7:00 pm
  • Public veneration ends: 10:00 pm

 

Ohio

Wednesday October 21

Saint Joseph Cathedral
212 East Broad Street
Columbus, Ohio   43215
(614) 224-1295

  • Public veneration of St. Maria begins: 11:00 am
  • Solemn Mass celebrated in St. Maria’s honor: 7:00 pm
  • Public veneration ends: 11:00 pm

 

Virginia

Thursday October 22

St. Veronica Church
3460 Centreville Road
Chantilly, Virginia   20151
(703) 773-2000

  • Public veneration of St. Maria begins: 9:00 am
  • Solemn Mass celebrated in St. Maria’s honor: 7:00 pm
  • Public veneration ends: 10:00 pm

 

North Carolina

Friday October 23

Our Lady of Grace Church
2205 West Market Street
Greensboro, NC 27403
(336) 274-6520

  • Public veneration of St. Maria begins: 10:00 am
  • Solemn Mass celebrated in St. Maria’s honor: 7:00 pm
  • Public veneration ends: 11:50 pm

 

Saturday October 24

St. Thomas Aquinas Church
1400 Suther Road
Charlotte, North Carolina   28213
(704) 549-1607

  • Public veneration of St. Maria begins: following the 10:00 am opening Mass
  • Opening Mass celebrated in St. Maria’s honor: 10:00 am
  • Solemn Mass celebrated in St. Maria’s honor: 5:30 pm
  • Public veneration ends: 7:30 am (on Sunday October 25)
  • Mass to close the veneration: 7:30 am (on Sunday October 25)

 

 

Georgia

Monday October 26

Holy Spirit Church
4465 Northside Drive NW
Atlanta, Georgia   30327
(404) 252-4513

 

Tuesday October 27

St. Monica Church
1700 Buford Hwy
Duluth, Georgia   30097
(678) 584-9947

  • Public veneration of St. Maria begins: 9:30 am
  • Solemn Mass celebrated in St. Maria’s honor: 6:30 pm
  • Public veneration ends: 11:30 pm

 

 

Florida 

Wednesday October 28
Basilica of the Immaculate Conception
121 East Duval Street
Jacksonville, FL 32202
(904) 359-0331

  • Public veneration of St. Maria begins: 6:00 am
  • Solemn Mass celebrated in St. Maria’s honor: 7:00 pm
  • Public veneration ends: 5:00 am (on Thursday October 29)

 

 

Thursday October 29

Blessed Trinity Church
5 SE 17th Street
Ocala, Florida   34471
(352) 629-8092

  • Public veneration of St. Maria begins: 10:00 am
  • Solemn Mass celebrated in St. Maria’s honor: 7:00 pm
  • Public veneration ends: at 5:00 am on Friday October 30

 

Friday October 30

Basilica of Mary, Queen of the Universe
8300 Vineland Avenue
Orlando, Florida   32821
(407) 239-6600

  • Public veneration of St. Maria begins: 10:00 am
  • Solemn Mass celebrated in St. Maria’s honor: 7:00 pm
  • Public veneration ends: 12 midnight 

 

 

Louisiana

Saturday October 31

Our Lady of Mercy Church
445 Marquette Ave
Baton Rouge, Louisiana 70806
(225) 926-1883

  • Public veneration of St. Maria begins: following the 12:00 noon Mass
  • Solemn Mass celebrated in St. Maria’s honor: 12 noon
  • Public veneration ends: veneration will continue non-stop through the night into the next day 

 

Sunday November 1

Our Lady of Mercy Church
445 Marquette Ave
Baton Rouge, Louisiana 70806
(225) 926-1883

  • Public veneration of St. Maria begins: continued from previous day
  • Public veneration ends: 5:00 pm 

 

 

Texas

Monday November 2

Cathedral of the Immaculate Conception
423 S Broadway Avenue
Tyler, Texas   75702
(903) 592-1617

  • Public veneration of St. Maria begins: 9:00 am
  • Solemn Mass celebrated in St. Maria’s honor: 7:00 pm celebrated by Bishop Joseph Strickland
  • Public veneration ends: 1:00 am (on Tuesday November 3)

 

Tuesday November 3

St. Monica Church
9933 Midway Road
Dallas, Texas 75220
(214) 358-1453

  • Public veneration of St. Maria begins: 11:00 am
  • Solemn Mass celebrated in St. Maria’s honor: 7:00 pm
  • Public veneration ends: 11:00 pm

 

Wednesday November 4

St. Theresa Church
705 St Theresa Boulevard
Sugar Land, Texas   77498
(281) 494-1156

  • Public veneration of St. Maria begins: 9:00 am
  • Solemn Mass celebrated in St. Maria’s honor: 7:00 pm
  • Public veneration ends: 11:45 pm

 

Thursday November 5

Catholic Charismatic Center
1949 Cullen Boulevard
Houston, Texas   77023
(713) 236-9977

  • Solemn Mass celebrated in St. Maria’s honor: 12 noon (celebrated in Spanish)
  • Public veneration of St. Maria begins: following the 12 noon Mass
  • Solemn Mass celebrated in St. Maria’s honor: 7:30 pm
  • Public veneration ends: 3:00 am (on Friday November 6)

 

Friday November 6

St. Elizabeth Ann Seton Church
6646 Addicks Satsuma Road
Houston, Texas   77084
(281) 467-7878

  • Public veneration of St. Maria begins: 10:00 am
  • Solemn Mass celebrated in St. Maria’s honor: 7:00 pm.
  • public veneration ends: 7:00 am (on Saturday November 7)

 

 

Oklahoma

Monday November 9

Christ the King Church
8005 Dorset Drive
Oklahoma City, Oklahoma   73120
405-842-1481

  • Public veneration of St. Maria begins: 9:00 am
  • Solemn Mass celebrated in St. Maria’s honor: 7:00 pm by Archbishop Paul Coakley
  • Public veneration ends: 11:00 pm

 

 

Tuesday November 10

Parish Church and Eucharistic Shrine of St. Therese
1007 North 19th Street
Collinsville, Oklahoma 74021-0297
(918) 371-2704

• Opening Mass to welcome the relics into the Diocese at 12:00 noon
• Public veneration of the Relics begins after Mass and continues until 4:00 pm

AND

Cathedral of the Holy Family
820 South Boulder Avenue
Tulsa, Oklahoma, 74119
918-582-6247

  • Public veneration of St. Maria begins: following the 6:00 pm Mass
  • Solemn Mass celebrated in St. Maria’s honor: 6:00 pm
  • Public veneration ends: at 7:00 am on Wednesday November 11 with a closing Mass

 

Wednesday November 11

Bishop Kelly High School
3905 South Hudson Avenue
Tulsa, Oklahoma 74115

• Mass in honor of St. Maria Goretti at 10:30 am
• Veneration for the School children of the Diocese and their families continues until 4:00 pm

AND

Sts. Peter and Paul Parish
1419 North 67th East Avenue
Tulsa, Oklahoma 74135
(918) 836-2596

• Mass (en Español) in honor of St. Maria Goretti at 6:00 pm
• Veneration continues until 11:00 pm

 

Sunday November 15

St. Maria Goretti is flown back to Italy.

 

Please note that modifications to the schedule (start times, end times, etc.) are an ongoing possibility.  This page will always have the most up-to-date information.  Please check it before making your plans.

The last schedule update was made on November 1, 2015. 

 

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