O God, who didst vouchsafe to bestow upon blessed Anne such grace, that she was found worthy to become the mother of her who brought forth Thine only-begotten Son; mercifully grant that we who celebrate her festival, may be helped by her intercession with Thee. Through the same Our Lord Jesus Christ …” Collect of today’s liturgical festival
“And seeing the multitudes, he [Christ] had compassion on them: because they were distressed, and lying like sheep that have no shepherd. Then he saith to his disciples, The harvest indeed is great, but the labourers are few.” Mt. ix, 36-37
by Annika DeMaster, 16 – Immaculate Heart of Mary Brigade
Dear fellow Pilgrims,
I would like to ask you to join me in praying for (more…)
In your charity, would you pray for pilgrims and especially the priest-chaplains?
To beg God to draw them to pilgrimage, and – for the chaplains – to minister to the pilgrims: including to invite & lead their own flocks on pilgrimage for restoration, on The Way to Auriesville.
If you will, then other pilgrims already praying wish you to join them!
Contact Prayer-Team Leader & veteran (more…)
Were you there that Friday evening in 2003, at the “Canawagha Castle”, above the then-Blessed Kateri Shrine in Fonda?
(The sun was shining brightly that year — for a welcomed change! — even after 5pm. And those were the days the pilgrimage took four days, ending on a Saturday.)
Let everyone know.
Leave a comment.
To make it easier to remember and recite the short prayer each day, every pilgrim might wish to print it out, post it to the refrigerator in the kitchen, leave it at one’s night table next to the bed, tape it to the mirror in the bathroom … Ok, you get the point.
So, click here to download the prayer of St Nicholas of Flüe.
Spread the word, too!
Post the file to your Facebook page or blog.
Today, August 22, the feast of Our Blessed Lady’s all-Immaculate Heart, is your lucky day. (Tomorrow, too.)
Save $50 EACH when you and two other friends register and submit the fee both on the same day, today or tomorrow.
Save even MORE when you register with two family members.
Better still, that’s just an encouragement to (more…)
Like Ladies Looking for a sale, keep your eyes peeled for special rock-bottom discounts on the registration fee for groups & families.
(A minimum of three pilgrims or family members must register together on one form to avail of the discount.)
All the days of Christmas in summertime fall on (more…)