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Relic of St. Lucy Available for Veneration in New Orleans

A relic of St. Lucy will be available for veneration after the 4pm Mass at St. John the Baptist Catholic Church (1139 Oretha Castle Haley Blvd.) in New Orleans, LA on Saturday, December 12, 2015. St. Lucy is the patron … Continue reading

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Relics of Jacinta & Francisco Marto & UN International Pilgrim Statue of Fatima in Safety Harbor, FL

Details on the visit of the UN International Pilgrim Statue of Our Lady of Fatima and the relics of Jacinta & Francisco Marto to Espiritu Santo Catholic Church in Saftey Harbor, FL on Dec 7 & Dec 8th in the … Continue reading

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Relic Tour of Over 150 Relics Resumes

Treasures of the Church, which brought us the relics of St. Maria Goretti, is resuming their normal tour to parishes with over 150 relics that include a piece of the veil of the Virgin Mary, St. Therese, St. Thomas Aquinas, … Continue reading

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See the United Nations International Pilgrim Virgin Statue and Venerate Fatima Relics

The United Nations International Pilgrim Virgin Statue along with relics of Blessed Jacinta & Francisco Marto and a piece of the tree that Our Lady appeared on in Fatima will be in the Catholic Diocese of St. Petersburg from Dec 5-10th. … Continue reading

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Venerate Relic of St. Peregrine at Assumption Catholic Church in Chicago

I was in downtown Chicago on business this week and only had a small window of free time.  I looked up the closest Catholic Church in walking distance to my hotel and found that Assumption Catholic Church was only a … Continue reading

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Create a “Purgatory Box” to Pray for the Holy Souls in Purgatory for All Souls Day and Throughout the Year

With All Souls Day coming up, I thought I’d share one of our daily prayer activities for the Holy Souls in purgatory. We have what we call a ‘purgatory box’, which is a box full of the names of those … Continue reading

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Get a Plenary Indulgence for Making a Pilgrimage During the Year of Faith

There has never been a better time to make a pilgrimage!  During the Year of Faith, October 11, 2012 to November 24, 2013, a plenary indulgence is available to the faithful for making a pilgrimage.  According to the United States … Continue reading

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Making the pilgrimage to adoration

A pilgrimage is a personal journey where the primary reason for making it is to ultimately feel closer to God (even if we don’t know it at the time).  There are many amazing pilgrimage sites in the United States and … Continue reading

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Celebrate Feast Day of Mother Elizabeth Seaton by visiting the Bascilica & Shrine dedicated to her

If you’re in the Emmitsburg, Maryland area today make a pilgrimage to the Basilica and National Shrine of St. Elizabeth Ann Seton in honor of her feast day.   Her relics are in entombed in a small copper basket in the Altar … Continue reading

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A Prayer in Thanksgiving

A Prayer in Thanksgiving Thank You, O God, for hearing my prayers and granting my requests.  Thank You for all the kindness You have shown me. Thank You, O Father, for Your great love in giving me my life, for … Continue reading

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