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September 9, 2011

FIRST SUNDAY IN PHILADELPHIA

Archbishop Chaput to Celebrate Mass and Participate in September 11th Memorial Services

On September 11, 2011 Archbishop Charles Chaput, O.F.M. Cap., will participate in two services to mark the Tenth Anniversary of September 11th. The Religious Leaders Council of Greater Philadelphia will hold an interfaith prayer service of memory and hope on the tenth anniversary of the September 11th terrorist attacks. The service will be led by Co-Conveners including Archbishop Chaput.

Mayor Nutter will lead the assembly in a Call from the People of Faith to Stop the Violence. Immediately following the prayer gathering, participants will walk to the City of Philadelphia's 9/11 Commemoration Service scheduled to begin at 5:30 p.m. on Independence Mall.

Sunday, September 11, 2011
4:00 p.m.
Arch Street Friends Meeting House
4th Street and Arch Street
Philadelphia, PA 19106


Archbishop Chaput will also celebrate Mass honoring Religious Jubilarians. There are 228 religious priests, brothers, and sisters in the Archdiocese of Philadelphia celebrating their Silver, Golden, or Diamond Jubliees this year.

Sunday, September 11, 2011
11:00 a.m.
Cathedral Basilica of Saints Peter and Paul
18th Street and Benjamin Franklin Parkway
Philadelphia, PA 19103


A video and audio mult-feed will be provided.

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Contact
Jhoselyn Martinez
Communications Specialist
215-587-3747

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