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NEW - Change of Location - St. Francis Xavier's Relic Pilgrimage

St. Francis Xavier's Relic Pilgrimage in Calgary – CHANGE OF LOCATION!

St. Francis Xavier’s incorrupt forearm, a sacred first class relic, is making a rare visit to Canada. It will be in Calgary for only a short time. Note: To accommodate more pilgrims on Sunday, Jan 21, pilgrimage location has been moved to St. Albert the Great Church. Here is the updated schedule:

  • Sunday, January 21 at St. Albert the Great Church (10 Prestwick Dr SE, Calgary)
    • 1 pm to 4:30 pm - Public Veneration
    • 5 pm - Mass with Bishop McGrattan
    • 6:30 pm - Sung Vespers with Bishop McGrattan for the Solemn Reception of the Relic  
    • 7:30 pm - 10 pm - Public Veneration
  • Monday, January 22 at St. Michael's Church (800 85 St SW, Calgary)
    • 6:30 pm to 10 pm - Public Veneration (6:30 pm - Relic program: Procession of the Relic continued by Relic Talk: Life of St. Francis Xavier and the three graces)
    • 10 pm - Closing prayer: Litany of St. Francis Xavier

This is a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to venerate the relic. Don’t miss it. More info at:  

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