Cathedral of Saints Peter and Paul http://ripr.org en Providence Cathedral Reopens After Multi-Million Dollar Renovation http://ripr.org/post/providence-cathedral-reopens-after-multi-million-dollar-renovation <p>Roman Catholics celebrated the first Mass in the Cathedral of Saints Peter and Paul Sunday since an ambitious renovation project was started two months ago.</p><p></p><p></p><p>Catholics spend a fair amount of time on their knees so parishioners at the Cathedral of Saints Peter and Paul appreciated the comfortable new cushioned kneelers installed recently.&nbsp; They also admired new flooring and soon darkened shadows will be illuminated by new lighting fixtures.&nbsp; The $1.2 million dollar restoration of the cathedral is 75 percent complete, reports rector Monsignor Anthony Mancini.</p> Mon, 02 Sep 2013 12:47:14 +0000 Flo Jonic 21010 at http://ripr.org Providence Cathedral Reopens After Multi-Million Dollar Renovation The Cathedral of SS Peter and Paul Getting $1M Facelift http://ripr.org/post/cathedral-ss-peter-and-paul-getting-1m-facelift <p>The Roman Catholic Diocese of Providence is making some major improvements to the Cathedral of Saints Peter and Paul. That will mean masses will be moved downstairs to a meeting hall for a few months.</p><p>The Cathedral of Saints Peter and Paul is getting a massive facelift just in time for its 125<sup>th</sup> anniversary next year.&nbsp; Monsignor Anthony Mancini, rector of the church,&nbsp;said improvements are being made from top to bottom.</p> Mon, 01 Jul 2013 19:42:25 +0000 Flo Jonic 17738 at http://ripr.org The Cathedral of SS Peter and Paul Getting $1M Facelift RI Catholics Honor Retiring Pope with Mass http://ripr.org/post/ri-catholics-honor-retiring-pope-mass <p>A noon mass on Thursday marked the final day of Pope Benedict XVI.&nbsp; It was held at the Cathedral of Saints Peter and Paul.</p> Fri, 01 Mar 2013 13:15:59 +0000 Catherine Welch 11183 at http://ripr.org RI Catholics Honor Retiring Pope with Mass Remembering the homeless who have died http://ripr.org/post/remembering-homeless-who-have-died <p>A service was held in Providence Wednesday to honor all the homeless people who died in 2012.<br>The service was held at the Cathedral of Saints Peter and Paul. The names of 44 individuals were read and candles were lit in their memory.&nbsp; A 45th candle was also illuminated in case they missed anyone.</p> Thu, 24 Jan 2013 16:16:38 +0000 Flo Jonic 9143 at http://ripr.org Remembering the homeless who have died