Come celebrate the Solemnity of Saint John Paul II at the Saint John Paul II National Shrine! On the evening of Thursday, October 22nd from 6:30 P.M. until 10:00 P.M. the Shrine will have a special candlelight procession with a dramatic re-reading of Saint John Paul II’s “Be Not Afraid” homily, a candlelight Mass, and an after-Mass celebration featuring Polish foods and Saint John Paul II’s favorite dessert – Kremówka.
6:30 P.M. Dramatic re-reading of Saint John Paul II’s “Be Not Afraid” Homily
6:45 – 7:00 P.M. Evening Candlelight Procession on the Shrine Grounds
7:15 – 8:30 P.M. Solemn Candlelight Mass in our new Redemptor Hominis Church followed by an opportunity to venerate a first-class blood relic of Saint John Paul II in our new Reliquary Chapel.
8:45 – 10:00 P.M. After Mass Celebration with Polish foods and Saint John Paul II’s favorite Polish dessert – Kremówka.
To register, and for any questions, please contact Daniel Meola.