Saturday, April 16th, 2022


7:00 pm – 8:30 pm


The Philadelphia Episcopal Cathedral, 23 S 38th St, Philadelphia, PA 19104

Seal of the Episcopal Diocese of Pennsylvania

The Rites of Christian Initiation to be administered at the Philadelphia Episcopal Cathedral on Saturday, April 16, 2022 at 7:00 pm

The Right Reverend Daniel G. P. Gutiérrez will administer the Rites of Christian Initiation at the Philadelphia Episcopal Cathedral at the Great Vigil of Easter on Saturday, April 16th at 7:00 p.m.

Those desiring to be baptized, confirmed, received or reaffirmed into the Episcopal Church should have their priest contact Daniel Tomko at  (215) 386-0234, ext. 13, by Thursday April 7th.

All participants are expected to wear a mask indoors compliant with Philadelphia’s requirements.

The LAZ Parking lot at 39th & Market Streets is no longer available. There are many metered parking places near the Cathedral, especially on Chestnut, 38th, Ludlow, and Market Streets. Purchase parking time through the meterUP App which may be downloaded to your mobile phone or through the curbside green kiosks.  

There are also a number of nearby garages and lots, including these two:

  • LAZ parking, 3665 Market Street - entance on the north side of Market. The lot is open 24/7 with sliding rates and discounted evening and weekend ($9 per day) rates.  Call LAZ parking at 215-823-7870 for more information.
  • Walnut 38 Park, 38th & Walnut Streets – entrance on the east side of 38th. This garage is open 7 days a week – 6:30am – midnight. $10 for the first hour + $2 each additional hour with early bird and evening rates. Call Penn Parking at 215-898-8667 for more information.