Shrine Exhibits, Masses Mark Mother Cabrini’s 75th Anniversary of Canonization

Jul 15, 2021 282

BY: Armando Machado

On July 7, the 75th anniversary of the canonization of Mother Cabrini, the St. Frances Xavier Cabrini Shrine in the Washington Heights section of Manhattan opened two exhibits in honor of the patroness of immigrants and hospital administrators. Mother Cabrini was canonized on July 7, 1946 by Pope Pius XII. 

On Saturday, July 17, retired Auxiliary Bishop Gerald Walsh will offer an 11 a.m. Mass commemorating the canonization anniversary. Later at 2 p.m., retired Auxiliary Bishop Josu Iriondo will offer the anniversary Mass in Spanish. The shrine is at 701 Fort Washington Ave. 

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