News & Events

22 Aug 2018

Solemn Novena November 12-20, 2018

Monday, November 12 through Tuesday, November 20

Preacher: Fr. Francis W. Sacks, CM
Theme: EUCHARIST: The Heart of Our Catholic Faith and Practice

Solemn Novena Schedule

Monday – Friday:
Novena Prayers & Mass: 7am
Novena Prayers, Mass, & Sermon: 9am, 12:05pm, & 7pm
Novena Prayers, Sermon, & Benediction: 2pm & 5pm

Saturday & Sunday:
Novena Prayers, Mass, & Sermon: *9am and *12:05pm
   *Coffee and refreshments will be served following each Mass Saturday and Sunday in the Lower Shrine.



November 12: Introductory Rites: Opening Our Hearts to the Sacred Mysteries
November 13: Proper Prayers (Collect, Offering and Communion): Addressing God from Our Hearts
November 14: Liturgy of the Word (Epistle-Response-Gospel-Homily): Listening with Hearts Open to God’s Word
November 15: Creed: Renewing Heartfelt Baptismal Promises
November 16: Intercessory Prayers: Declaring Heart-Felt Needs to God in Christ’s Name
November 17: Preface and Sanctus: Opening Our Hearts to Praise God with All the Angels and Saints
November 18: Eucharistic Prayer: Praying Thankfully with All God’s People
November 19: Holy Communion: Uniting Our Hearts in Christ’s Prayer, Peace, and Real Presence
November 20: Dismissal: Going Forth to Evangelize the World with Hearts Renewed


Feast Day Mass 

Wednesday, November 21, 2018
Main Celebrant and Homilist:
Bishop David M. O’Connell, CM, Bishop of Trenton, NJ

**Refreshments will be served following the Feast Day Mass.


The Miraculous Medal Shrine
500 East Chelten Ave.
Philadelphia, PA 19144