St. Blaise

(A priest offers a blessing at a Feast of St. Blaise mass at the Cathedral Basilica of Ss. Peter and Paul, in center city Philadelphia.  Photo by Dan Wing)

Feast Day of St. Blaise Brings Blessing of Throats at Philadelphia Cathedral

February 3rd marks the Catholic celebration known as the Feast of St. Blaise, the patron saint of those with ailments of the throat.