Maria Stein Shrine to host cancer prayer service

Staff report

MARIA STEIN — Prayer to ask the help of Saint Peregrine, the patron saint of cancer, will take place on Sunday, July 17, in the Shrine Adoration Chapel at Maria Stein. The service begins at 2 pm. It is open to all, especially those who have cancer, doctors and nurses and those who are concerned about and give care to those with cancer.

The service will include a prayer, song, testimonials and veneration of the relic of Saint Peregrine. Refreshments and a short social period will follow. The relic chapel will be accessible.

The Shrine is located at 2291 St. Johns Road, Maria Stein, Ohio.

Founded in 1875, the Maria Stein Shrine of the Holy Relics provides faith nourishment and spiritual renewal through opportunities for prayer and pilgrimage and inspiration from the lives of the saints. We invite you to visit, explore and enjoy an environment rich in holiness and history.

For more information, visit, call 419-925-4532, or email [email protected]

Staff report