Monday, August 14, 2017

EF Solemn Mass at St Theresa’s Shrine in RI, August 20th

St Theresa’s Shrine in Nasonville, Rhode Island, will hold a Solemn High Mass in the Extraordinary Form during their annual feast day on August 20th. Founded on August 23, 1923, just four months after her beatification, it has the distinction of being the first shrine / parish in the world dedicated to St Thérèse. The day will include Prayers at the Holy Stairs, Stations of the Cross, a concert, procession with the statue of St Thérèse, a Living Rosary, and the Solemn High Mass. Food and refreshments will be available. All events will be held outdoors. Clergy are welcome to sit in choro vested in cassock and surplice. The church is located at at the intersection of Routes 102 & 7 in Nasonville. More information is available at: 401-568-0575 or 401-568-8280, email:

10:00 am - Prayers at Holy Stairs
11:00 am - Stations of the Cross
12:00 pm - Lunch & Concert directed by N. Peter Lamoria
1:00 pm - Procession with St Theresa
1:30 pm - Outdoor Living Rosary
3:00 pm - Solemn High Mass In the Extraordinary Form (Fr. Albert Marcello, J.C.L. Celebrant and Homilist); Blessing with St Theresa’s Relic.

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