- Thursday, 23 September 2010 14:15
A relic of Saint John Bosco, patron of youth, is visiting New York City on Friday, October 1. The relic’s pilgrimage is in preparation for the saint’s 200th anniversary of birth. Being in the USA is only one of 130 nations that the relic is visiting.
Don Bosco’s relic will be at Saint Patrick’s Cathedral, NYC. Veneration of the relic will be 10 am until 11 pm. Mass will be celebrated by Archbishop Timothy Dolan at 7 pm.
More info can be found here
(this is an excellent website!)
Saint John Bosco
canonized a saint 1934
the Salesians of Don Bosco, the religious order founded by the saint can be seen here