One Spiritual Family – 
Mary is Our Mother

Join our Prayer Family, and experience the profound graces of the Miraculous Medal,
given to us by the Mother of God.

Shrine Information

Join us today for our Monday Novena Prayers. We will broadcast LIVE at 9am and 12 Noon, and we will post the recording for viewing later in the day. Click here to view the LIVE broadcast or recording.

We Welcome 
Dr. Scott Hahn

Thursday, September 24, 2015
at 7 PM

“Holy Mary, Holy Family:
Bringing Our Lady into Our Homes”

Renowned Catholic theologian, author and speaker, Dr. Scott Hahn, will be speaking here at the Miraculous Medal Shrine Thursday, September 24, 2015, at 7 PM. His talk is entitled, “Holy Mary, Holy Family: Bringing Our Lady into Our Homes.”

Click here for more information and how to purchase tickets.

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Visit Us This Summer!

We are open on Saturdays – until October 3.

Historical Tours on Saturdays!

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Join Us to Celebrate
Our Lady of Good Health Vailankanni
September 5th at 5 pm 

Join this beautiful multi-cultural celebration of Our Blessed Mother!

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 Help Us Light Up the Shrine with Candles
for Mary’s Birthday!


Click the link to submit your intentions to be
placed on Mary’s Altar; the intentions will also be
prayed for at the Papal Mass in Philadelphia!

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The Miraculous Medal Shrine is Preparing for the World Meeting of Families!

The Central Association of the Miraculous Medal looks forward to welcoming visitors to Philadelphia from all over the world during the World Meeting of Families. If you are interested in visiting our Shrine during your stay, or if you would like to volunteer at the Shrine during this time, please click to learn more.

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Visit Our Gift Shop Online or In Person!

The Central Association of the Miraculous Medal Gift Shop offers you a variety of religious articles, cards, books and mementos. Your purchase supports the mission of the Association. Please visit us in person when you come to our Shrine, or click to shop online.

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Light a Candle for your Special Intention

Lift up your prayer requests to Our Mother, Mary, through the meditative prayer a vigil candle offers. Enter here to receive hope and peace with each candle you light by placing your prayer requests, your problems, and your sorrows in the hands of Mary Immaculate.

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    The Story of the Miraculous Medal

    The Blessed Virgin Mary manifested the image of the Miraculous Medal to St. Catherine Labouré in 1830, generously entrusting it to us, her children, and bestowing upon us a mission to bring others to her for the many graces she bestows.

    Discover the Story


    Join Our Worldwide Family of Prayer

    Our members and their loved ones become part of a global family of prayer, and are the beneficiaries of countless Novenas and Masses said by the members and priests of St. Vincent de Paul. This active prayer ministry lifts up our personal intentions and unites us all under the care of Mary, Our Mother.

    Join Our Family

    Rays of Grace, Favors Received

    Thank you, Mother Mary, for a job I can do from my home. I have flexibility, so I am able to care for my sick husband.

    Thank you, Mary. My sister called my mom on mother’s day, and it is the beginning of a reconciliation.

    Thank you, Mary, for bringing my friend’s family back to church. After eight years of being away, they have become practicing Catholics again.

    Thank you, Mary, for protecting me from illness while I served in the medical mission trip to Central America.

    Thank you, Mary. I lit a vigil candle on New Year’s Eve and dedicated it to my sister-in-law to become pregnant. She announced her pregnancy in May. My thanks to Mary for answering this prayer.

    Thank you, Mary, for the peaceful death of mother after suffering from dementia for several years.

    Thank you, Mary, for hearing my prayers. My son and his wife are now trying to work their marriage out. Thank you for your intercession.

    Thank you, Mary, for making it possible for my daughter to join the chronic illness research project at Boston University.

    Thank you, Mary; after making the 9-day Solemn Novena on the Internet, a special favor was granted to my family. My prayer was answered on the Feast Day!

    Thank you, Mary, for giving me the opportunity to make your special Novena since 1978 (37 years)!

    Thank you, Mary, for your intercession. The large ‘mass’ in my husband’s abdomen was benign.

    Thank you, Mary, for your intercession. My son was struggling with alcohol dependence and unemployment. Through your intercession, he now has two jobs and is well on his way to being a recovering alcoholic

    Thank you, Mary! I had been searching just a few weeks for a new job, and, through your intercession, I have been blessed with an amazing one.

    Thank you, Mary, for blessing us with a new baby.

    Thank you, Mary, for a negative test result on my daughter’s first mammogram after her breast cancer surgery.

    Thank you, Mary! Through your intercession, my son successfully and safely completed Marine Corps boot camp training.

    Thank you, Mary; through your intercession, my kidney transplant has been a success.

    Our Shrine and
    Spiritual Center

    Home of Our Lady of the Miraculous Medal

    Our beautiful Shrine is located in the heart of Philadelphia. The Shrine of Our Lady of the Miraculous Medal provides a peaceful sanctuary for prayer, meditation, and pilgrimage. Filled with Marian artwork and stunning altars, the Shrine is alive with the Grace of Our Blessed Mother.

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    Novena & Mass Schedule



    7:00 AM (with Novena)

    9:00 AM (with Novena & homily)

    12:05 PM (with Novena & homily)

    7:30 PM (with Novena & homily)


    2:00 PM (with Benediction)

    3:00 PM (with Benediction)

    4:00 PM (with Benediction)

    5:00 PM (with Benediction)

    6:30 PM (with Benediction)


    6:45 AM to 7:00 AM

    8:45 AM to 9:30 AM

    1:45 p.m. to 5:30 PM

    6:15 p.m. to 7:45 PM


    7:30 AM to 8:00 PM, Crypt Chapel



    12:05 PM
    *Please note–as of June 2, the 8 AM Mass has been discontinued.



    9:00 AM


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    A Trove of Catholic Treasures

    We invite our visitors to enjoy our spectacular display of Religious art, 500+ artifacts from all over the world, dating as far back as 1653.

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