Heart of a Priest: Relic Pilgrimage of St. John Vianney's Incorrupt Heart

Diocese of Sacramento

The incorrupt heart of St. Jean Vianney will be visiting St. Clare Catholic Church in Roseville. The Shrine of Ars, France, has made this major relic available for a national tour in the U.S.

The relic arrives at St. Clare on Friday, March 1st, with a welcome ceremony at 9:00 PM. There will be public veneration of the relic overnight from 9:30 PM until 8:00 AM.

On Saturday, March 2nd, at 8:30 AM, Bishop Jaime Soto will celebrate holy mass.

Public veneration of the relic continues after mass until its departure ceremony at 1:00 PM.

The Knights of Columbus is hosting this tour and welcomes this special opportunity to offer for veneration this relic of the patron of parish priests, whose holiness and integrity is a model for clergy and laity alike.

For more information about St. Jean Vianney and the relic tour, please visit www.kofc.org/vianney.

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