Catholic Fathers Day Eucharistic Procession

Bishop Thomas Olmsted will be leading
a Eucharistic Procession through the streets
of downtown Phoenix on Corpus Christi,
Sunday June 6th at 6:00 AM
at Diocesan Pastoral Center.

The Eucharistic Procession, in combination with the recent release
of Bishop Olmsted's Apostolic Exhortation "Veneremur Cernui",
continues the celebration of the Year of St. Joseph.


5:30 amGather on Monroe Street in front of Diocesan Pastoral Center
6:00 amProcession begins (approximately 3 miles)
6:30 - 7:00 amPrayer stop at Mater Misericordiae for those who cannot join the procession
8:00 amReturn to Diocesan Pastoral Center - Conclusion of Event


  • Heritage Square Garage - access off of 5th street - check availability and cost - view Heritage Garage Map
  • Limited street parking
  • Check light rail availability and cost


The procession will begin and end on Monroe St between 3rd and 5th streets. We will step off promptly at 6AM. The procession route is approximately 3 miles round trip.