Jubilee Year of Mercy Fall Holy Door Pilgrimage

Saturday, October 8, 2016, 9:30 am to 3:30 pm

Screen Shot 2016-08-31 at 6.53.31 PMOur Year of Mercy activities continue as Saint Cyril of Jerusalem parish sponsors a second local pilgrimage to Holy Sites in Philadelphia featuring Holy Doors:

  • Miraculous Medal Shrine
  • National Shrine of Saint Rita of Cascia

(all times approximate)

9:30 am – Leave St. Cyril

10:30 am – Arrive at Miraculous Medal Shrine

We will pass through the Holy Doors, take part in a tour, have private time for prayer and eat lunch.

1:00 pm – Arrive at St. Rita of Cascia Shrine

We will pass through the Holy Doors, take part in a tour and have private time for prayer.

3:30 pm – Return to St. Cyril



The Holy Father has granted the gift of indulgences during the Jubilee Year for prayerfully passing through a Holy Door of Mercy or for living one or more of the spiritual and corporal works of mercy. Learn more about the Jubilee Indulgences and the Church’s practice of granting indulgences at:


Cost per person is $24.00

Includes transportation (via school bus) and lunch

Lunch includes a sandwich, chips, a cookie and a bottle of water.

You can download and print the Fall Holy Door Sign Up Form  and return it to the Rectory office or after Mass in the Narthex.

For additional questions, please email Elaine Kraft (ekraft6042@gmail.com) or call the Rectory office.