The streets of downtown Phoenix will be alive with a spectacle of swirling colors and vibrant faith Dec. 8 as hundreds of Catholics gather for the annual Honor Your Mother event that celebrates Our Lady of Guadalupe, patroness of the Diocese of Phoenix.
Honor Your Mother is an exciting family-friendly procession begins at 10 a.m. from Immaculate Heart of Mary Parish to the Diocesan Pastoral Center where an outdoor Mass will be celebrated at noon by Bishop Olmsted and Bishop Nevares on Monroe Street.
This event marks the beginning of a year-long commemoration of the 50th Anniversary of the Diocese of Phoenix, which was established on Dec. 2, 1969.
In the procession? Gather at Immaculate Heart of Mary Parish at 8:30 a.m.
Want to enjoy it as a spectator? Gather outside the DPC/Convention Center at 5th and Monroe by 10 a.m.
Don’t miss this exciting event!