The Cathedral of our Lady of the Angels (555 West Temple Street in Downtown Los Angeles) will offer the annual Ceremony for the Blessing of the Running Shoes and Participants. Runners are invited to bring their running shoes and gather with the Cathedral Clergy on the Upper Cathedral Plaza at 12:00 noon on Saturday, March 8, for this special blessing. All are welcome to attend and join in this special prayer.
Preparing to run the LA Marathon?
What do runners do on the day before the LA Marathon?
From practice runs to carbo-loading, everyone has a favorite method of preparation. The Cathedral extends an invitation to all runners to the annual Blessing of the Shoes. While we cannot guarantee a marathon win, we can offer support and prayers as you prepare for your 26.2 mile journey.
SATURDAY, MARCH 8TH
CATHEDRAL OF OUR LADY OF THE ANGELS