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Two Free Financial Seminars in September

The FREE event that puts money back in your pocket If you’re like most of the people we help, many of your past financial decisions were made one-at-a-time, sometimes under pressure, with incomplete information or based on questionable advice. As a result, you have financial inefficiencies structured into your monthly bills. Each of us has…

Thank You to Our Shrine Friends

Thank you to all who have helped in the Friends’ “Save the Shrine” campaign. Your sacrifice gives us hope that the home of St. Rose Philippine Duchesne will be preserved for generations! See photos on this page showing the difference these restorations are making to “Save the Shrine” from the effects of weather and time….

Holy Week Concert – April 9

Holy Week Concert Sunday April 9, 2017 7pm at St. Ferdinand Shrine Presented by the Christian Community Choral And the Northeast Deanery Children’s Choir This candle light music includes music from ancient Latin chant to pieces written within the last five years, classical works as well as traditional church music.  Free admission. The choir includes…

St. Patrick’s Day Lunch March 17

You don’t need to be Irish to be lucky at the Shrine this St. Patrick’s Day! Join us for our annual St. Patrick’s Day Meal on Friday, March 17, 2017 from 11:00am-4:00pm (unless the food runs out earlier). Enjoy home-cooked corned beef, potatoes, cabbage, Irish soda, and bread prepared by the Shrine members. Dinner plus…

St. Ferdinand Shrine Annual Dinner on January 29

FERDINAND SHRINE ANNUAL DINNER Kemoll’s Restaurant January 29, 2017 4:30 hors d’’oeuvres 5:00 Welcome  5:30 Dinner   Speaker:  Mr. Charles Brennan, KMOX Personality Cost is $125.00 per person Send your request for  reservation to: St. Ferdinand Shrine #1 rue St. Francois Florissant MO 63031   The monies raised at this dinner will go towards our Save…

Christmas at St. Ferdinand Shrine – Dec. 10-11

CHRISTMAS AT ST. FERDINAND SHRINE DECEMBER 10 AND DECEMBER 11   Events are as follows: Saturday December 10 from 5pm-9am in the Schoolhouse  Activities include, A visit from Santa Claus, Ye Olde Christmas Shoppe, Food is available, Raffles, Carriage Rides throughout Old Town,  Carolers and a Living Nativity  on the tour On Saturday night time tours in the Church…

Race to the Shrine 5K Run/Walk on Sat. October 22

3rd ANNUAL RACE TO THE SHRINE 5K RUN/WALK WILL BE HELD ON SATURDAY, OCTOBER 22 AT OLD ST. FERDINAND SHRINE Mayor Schneider and Ward 3 Councilman Joe Eagan are pleased to announce the 3rd Annual Race to the Shrine which will be held on Saturday, October the 22nd at the Old St. Ferdinand Shrine beginning with…

Please Help Us Save the Shrine

As we prepare to celebrate the 200th anniversary years we are developing a “Save the Shrine” campaign. This campaign is aimed at raising the necessary funds to restore and preserve our buildings. First, we want to thank you as supporters and friends for past donations. We also hope you will continue to donate any amount…

St. Rose Philippine Duschesne Feast Day Mass – Nov. 18

Friday November 18 is the Feast Day Mass for St. Philippine Duchesne.  The Mass will be celebrated at St. Ferdinand Shrine, #1 rue St. Francois  Florissant MO.   Everyone is welcomed to attend the Mass which begins at 7:00 AM.  The Celebrant will be Father  Jack  Siefert  from  St. Mary Magdalen Parish. We will be offering…

St. Ferdinand Shrine Needs Your Support

Old St. Ferdinand Shrine in Florissant is among the most famous of Missouri’s landmarks. The Church and the adjoining buildings, the Convent and Rectory, and the Schoolhouse form a group of buildings of unusual historical and architectural importance, significant enough to be placed on the National Register of Historic Places. The church has been separately…