Ordering a Papal Blessing
Please read over the instructions below and the circumstances attached before ordering a Papal Blessing.
Choose the Papal Blessing you wish to obtain from the samples attached.
Have a priest who knows the person or persons write a Letter of Recommendation on parish stationery to the address below. A sample letter is included:
Please address the letter as follows:
Very Rev. Michael Vaughan
Diocese of Sacramento
Sacramento, CA 95818
Complete the following Order Information Sheet. Please print clearly:
Reference the price sheet for amount due. Please add $16.50 mailing charge and $4.50 for any photo requested to the total amount for any Papal Blessing requested. Make check payable to: Diocese of Sacramento
Send the following items to the Diocese of Sacramento, 2110 Broadway, Sacramento, CA 95818 attention to: Laura Rios
- Papal Blessing Information Sheet
- Letter of Recommendation
- Check for total amount
Please note that it will take approximately 8 weeks to receive the Papal Blessing. If you have any questions please feel free to contact Laura Rios.
Please follow the link for information on a visit to the Vatican. The link also includes on-line requests for Papal Audiences: https://www.pnac.org/visitorsoffice/audiences/