Category Archives: Marian Shrine

Opportunity to Obtain a Plenary Indulgence – Jubilee Year of the 150th Anniversary of the Redemptorist Mission

The 150th Anniversary of the Mission of the Redemptorists to “make Our Mother of Perpetual Help known throughout the world” was declared a Jubilee Year.  With the pronouncement of the Jubilee Year comes an opportunity for the faithful to obtain … Continue reading

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National American Shrine of Our Lady of Lourdes is oldest known replica of shrine and grotto in Lourdes, France

If you can’t make it to Lourdes, consider making a trip to Euclid, Ohio. The National American Shrine of Our Lady of Lourdes  is a copy of the shrine and grotto at Lourdes and is the oldest known replica.  Two pieces … Continue reading

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Our Lady of the Angels Monestary Built by EWTN’s Mother Angelica

In 1995 Mother Angelica traveled to Columbia on business for EWTN (Eternal Word Television Network). She visited the Sanctuary of the Divine Infant Jesus to attend mass and she prayed at the small Shrine which housed the miraculous statue of … Continue reading

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Shrine of Our Lady of La Leche in St. Augustine, Florida, was Shrine to the Blessed Mother in the United States

   Founded in 1565 in St. Augustine, Florida, the Shrine of Our Lady of La Leche, the nursing Madonna, was built at the first Mission in America and was the first ever to be dedicated to the Blessed Mother in … Continue reading

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Our Lady of Peace Cathedral in Hawaii Home to Relics of Blessed Marianne Cope

Our Lady of Peace Cathedral in Honolulu, Hawaii was built in 1843 is the oldest Catholic Church in Hawaii. It is also the location of Saint Damien de Veuster’s ordination to the priesthood in 1864 and home to relics of Blessed … Continue reading

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1500 Relics for Public Veneration at National Shine of Our Lady of the Snows in Chicago, Illinois

The 200 acre outdoor National Shrine of Our Lady of the Snows in Chicago, Illinois is the largest in the country. It has an ampitheater, several gardens, an outdoor way of the cross, a rosary court and a relic chapel … Continue reading

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150 Relics at Queen of All Saints Basilica in Chicago, Illinois

There are over 150 first and second class relics that are kept at the Queen of All Saints Basilica in Chicago, Illinos. Among the relics are those of famous and lesser known saints, the 12 apostles, the true cross, the rock … Continue reading

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