Important information from the Pauline Fathers & Brothers from the National Shrine of Our Lady of Czestochowa in Doylestown, PA regarding Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic: Due to the potential spread of the Coronavirus (COVID-19) and following the guidelines from the Archdiocese of Philadelphia, government and health officials, we have decided to immediately implement the following changes at our Shrine, until further notice. All Sunday and Weekday Masses will be canceled (after 8:00 am Mass on Wednesday, March 18th). So as decided by the Archdiocese of Philadelphia, there can be no public Masses at......
On Sunday afternoon, April 7th, our Shrine was hosting a movie screening of a Douglas James Vail film “XL: The Temptation of Christ” (2019). The screening took place in the Conference Room in Visitor Center and it was proceeded by a talk and presentation by Douglas James Vail, who is also the Director of FaithWorks Pictures. He shared with everyone his touching and faith filled journey of making this film about Jesus Christ. Currently residing in California, Vail is originally from the Bucks County area and grew up attending the Shrine of......
Every year a retreat for Polish Youth from the Polish Schools on the East Coast of the United States is organized at the National Shrine of Our Lady of Czestochowa. This year’s retreat took place on February 16-17, 2019. In reference to the recently completed World Youth Day in Panama, the meeting with young people in Doylestown took place under the name: “Panama 2019 at American Czestochowa: Behold I am a handmaid of the Lord. May it be done to me according to your word!”. The retreat was led by Father Marek......