Saint Katharine Drexel Shrine & Tomb
Classroom Supplies Drive
January 12th – 15th
The Shrine also honors Ven. Cornelia Connelly, founder of the Society of the Holy Child Jesus, throughout the year. To celebrate her birthday we will be hosting a classroom supplies drive to honor her legacy as an educator.
Saturday, January 27th 5:15 p.m.
Celebrate with and congratulate our first inductees to the Drexel Shrine Mission Honor Roll and our first recipient of the Drexel Shrine Mission Award.
Join us for an afternoon of reflection and prayer in honor of St. Katharine’s founding of the Sisters of the Blessed Sacrament and her legacy of encouragement of personal discernment.
Welcome from the Rector
On August 2, 2018, Saint Katharine Drexel’s sacred remains were translated from the Motherhouse of the Community she founded, the Sisters of the Blessed Sacrament, in Bensalem, Pennsylvania, to the Cathedral Basilica. Read the full welcome letter by the rector of the Cathedral Basilica of Saints Peter and Paul, Fr. Dennis Gill.
Shrine of Saint Katharine Drexel
Sunday from 8:00 AM to 7:30 PM
Monday – Friday from 7:30 AM to 5:00 PM
Saturday from 9:00 AM to 6:30 PM