BELLEVILLE, IL (KPLR) - Tuesday and only today St. Louisans were able to visit a saint up close in Belleville Illinois.
The tour of the Major Relics of St. Maria Goretti, Pilgrimage of Mercy was held at the cathedral of St. Peters in Belleville, IL.
The church is located at 200 West Harrison Street.
Monday relics of Saint Maria Goretti were on display for the first time outside of Italy.
The faithful is invited to view the relics till 11 pm Tuesday night at the cathedral.