National Shrine of Saint Rita of Cascia
The Pearl in the Heart of Philadelphia
Located in South Philadelphia just steps from the Broad Street Line and in sight of City Hall, The National Shrine of Saint Rita of Cascia serves the nation. Here, we hold dear the values of our beloved Saint Rita of Cascia: peacemaking, healing, forgiveness, and reconciliation.
Note: The above descriptive information came from the site's home page.
- Background: The Precious Pearl: Wife, Mother, Nun, Servant of God
- Event Calendar: Upcoming Events
- Video: Saint Rita: Witness to Contemporary Christian Life (YouTube, 34m09s)
In The News
- Shrine of St. Rita on South Broad protected from wrecking ball, PlanPhilly, January 16, 2019.