Welcome to Holy Martyrs Roman Catholic Church in Oreland, Pennsylvania – Founded 1949” . . . one of the elders spoke up and said to me, “Who are these wearing white robes, and where did they come from?” I said to him, “My lord, you are the one who knows.” He said to me, “These are the ones who have survived the time of great distress; they have washed their robes and made them white in the blood of the Lamb.” -Revelation 7:13-14
The Christian Martyrs Last Prayer by Leon Gerome
Our Patrons – The Holy Martyrs of the Church of Rome
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Or you can use the Parish E-Giving Link at the top right of this page. Thank you for your generosity!
Our Lady, Queen of Martyrs, Pray for us
LENTEN EVENTS AT HOLY MARTYRS
Traditional Latin Mass – April 5, 2017
The Faithful Traveler on EWTN . . .
For Information on the NEXT Pilgrimage . . . and how you can participate, click on the picture.
Exposition of Sacred Relics
Next Presentation – November 1, 2017
Over 100 relics of the Lord and the Saints were on display on March 29, 2017.
Students from Regina Luminis visit the Exposition
Included in the collection is a relic of the Cross of our Lord, relics from Mount Calvary and the Birthplace of our Lord. Also included are relics of the Cloak of St. Joseph, St. John the Baptist, St. Philomena, St. Francis, St. Anthony of Padua, St. Charles Borromeo, St. John Neumann, St. Katharine Drexel, St. (Mother) Teresa of Calcutta, St. John Paul II, Blessed Pier Giorgio Frassati, St. Damian of Molokai, St. Therese, Venerable Fulton J. Sheen, Servant of God Fr. Walter Ciszek, and many others.
Please pray for Deacon Christopher Roberts and his family as he takes up this important ministry of service for the Church and for our parish.
THE BIBLE and the VIRGIN MARY
Bible Video Study Series is available for FREE for a limited time.
Click on the link to visit the website: BibleandtheVirginMary.com/Philadelphia
Holy Martyrs Respect Life Committee
Meetings on the Third Wednesday of the Month at 6:00pm
Click on the picture to hear a recap of the opening talk of the evening on Aim High on Radio Maria.
Healing for those who suffer from the pain of Abortion
View the Video of Holy Martyrs Church Groundbreaking Ceremony
The Study of the Sacred Scriptures
Listen to last years sessions with Father Peter Damian on Aim High, on Radio Maria:
Catholic Radio in our area and online!
Click on the images to listen online.
Relevant Radio 640AM
Domestic Church Media
Online at radiomaria.us
Sincere thanks to Archbishop Charles Chaput for allowing us to bring the Altar on which Pope Francis offered Mass on the Parkway in Philadelphia in September 2015 to Holy Martyrs Catholic Church in Oreland, Pa.
Click on the image above for images of moving the Altar to our church.
Vocation Videos Produced by Joyful Films
View more films at www.joyfulfilms.com
Visit the Office for Vocations to the Priesthood of the Archdiocese of Philadelphia at
Father Stephen DeLacy, Vocation Director for the Archdiocese of Philadelphia, describes the new vocation Initiative of the Archdiocese titled, Called by Name, in the following video
In this Vocation initiative, you are asked to submit the name of someone whom you believe would be a good candidate to consider the Priesthood. Forms for this purpose may be found in the pews and at the Church entrances. Considerations and instructions are on the cards. Completed cards may be placed in the collection at Mass or in the votive candle offering boxes in the Church, or may be forwarded to the Rectory. For more information, view the video above or log on to heedthecall.org.
Holy Martyrs Catholic Church is the home of the
National Center of the Universal Archconfraternity of Saint Philomena in the United States
visit our website at www.philomenafamilyusa.com
Visit the following links for News of the Catholic Church and Church Documents
The triumphant Lamb of God, inspiration of the victorious Martyrs.
For information about the
Traditional Latin Mass in the Archdiocese of Philadelphia
The Extraordinary Form of the Roman Rite