CHICOPEE, Mass. (Mass Appeal) You can be a part of the Feast of St. Anthony and the Veneration of the First Class Relic. Deacon Enzo DiGiacomo from St. Anthony’s Church in Springfield told us more about the event.
Feast of St. Anthony and the Veneration of the First Class Relic
June 13, 2015
Morning Masses at 9:00 a.m. and 12 noon
Procession at 4:00 p.m.
Mass at 4:30 p.m. celebrated by Bishop Mitchell Rozanski.
St. Anthony’s Church
375 Island Pond Road, Springfield, MA
ABOUT THE EVENT:
The Church will be open all day from 6:30 a.m. until 10:00 p.m. to venerate the First Class Relic of St. Anthony that was presented by The Basilica of St. Anthony in Padua, Italy last September. It is a small piece of St. Anthony’s muscle which is over 800 years old. There will be the Bread of St. Anthony, candles and Mediterranean food available as well.