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National Shrine of St. Rita of Cascia

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1166 S Broad St, Philadelphia, PA 19146-3142
+1 215-546-8333
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Nice Shrine

Attended the healing Mass last February at this Shrine. The place is beautiful, especially the... read more

Reviewed March 3, 2018
SimonOnvacation
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Toronto, Canada
Mass

We visited the chapel (main church was not open during our stay in town). It was nice, plenty of... read more

Reviewed December 28, 2016
RRoss0411
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Baltimore, Maryland
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Mar 3, 2018
“Nice Shrine”
Dec 28, 2016
“Mass”
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1166 S Broad St, Philadelphia, PA 19146-3142
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+1 215-546-8333
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Reviewed March 3, 2018

Attended the healing Mass last February at this Shrine. The place is beautiful, especially the lower chambers where the Adoration Chapel, gift shoppe and exhibits are display for the general public. The Adoration chapel is nice and big, you can sit silently there and pray....More

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Reviewed December 28, 2016 via mobile

We visited the chapel (main church was not open during our stay in town). It was nice, plenty of candles (battery operated) to light and plenty of space for prayer. The next day we went to 8am mass in the same chapel - it was...More

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Reviewed September 23, 2016 via mobile

St. Rita of Cascia is a Roman Catholic patron saint of impossible causes. Her US National Shrine in Philadelphia is absolutely exquisite, with statuary, murals, a relic of the Saint, a dedicated Eucharistic Adoration Chapel, and a gift shop with very reasonable prices. I got...More

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Reviewed August 27, 2016

Our pilgrimage group from Virginia was blessed to visit this church and shrine. Fr Jim provided a great tour of the church and the shrine below which included much information about St Rita who was not known to many of us. The upper church is...More

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Reviewed July 6, 2015

What a beautiful place to get in touch with God and yourself. Meet some of St Rita's patron saints, spend time feeling the communion of saints. Ask her for her intersections with our Father and you will get a peace you never knew existed from...More

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Reviewed June 28, 2015

We attended Mass at the Shrine and then stayed a while to rest and take in the simple but beautiful shrine. We had our 3 year old and it was a great place to let her toddle around as we said some of the prayers...More

2  Thank Bunkyz1
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Reviewed January 28, 2015

It is very well done and perfect place to offer your respect and prayers to this remarkable woman. If possible visit the upstairs church it is nice.

2  Thank dreyes1047
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Reviewed October 14, 2012

The National Shrine of St Rita is located one floor below St Rita's Church. The Church is over 100 years old. Location: one block south of Washington Avenue, on Broad Street. Convenient Parking Lot on site. The Gift Shop is worth visiting. The Shrine is...More

9  Thank DALee8
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