“palmer” — a pilgrim returning from the Holy Land, palm branches in hand
“alms” — money or goods given as an act of charity
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Yes. It’s called “alms for palms”. (more…)
The discount period on registration fees for groups & families expired June 1. But that doesn’t mean you or your friends and family are stuck.
Thanks to Our Blessed Lady’s charity commemorated on this day, the feast of the Visitation, you and your friends & family may register TODAY at the discounted rate.
But hurry. The ‘grace period’ ends (more…)
Our Blessed Mother & Theotokos has asked that her faithful children do reparation for the sins (mine, yours, ours and ‘theirs’) which are committed against Her Immaculate Heart.
She’s been so good to you — even when you are not paying attention. Or did you forget she’s been watching over and caring for you, just like a good mother, all these years. And not only when you were little babe in your (other) Mother’s arms.
What kind of child are you? Will you now console her in turn, when she is sorrowful?
If this one picture doesn’t mean it’s time to PRE-register, what thousand words will move you?
Will you join us more than one day, or Sunday only?
Even if you are unsure now, you can PRE-register to ‘hold your place’, and decide finally later.
It’s easy, no strings attached, and takes less than three minutes.
But when the fulness of the time was come, God sent his Son, made of a woman, made under the law: That he might redeem them who were under the law: that we might receive the adoption of sons. (Epistle of St. Paul to the Galatians, iv:4-5)
Will you be (more…)
Both Priests flanking His Excellency, Bishop Finn of Kansas City – St. Joseph, have made the Pilgrimage for Restoration as clerics. Two of the young Nuns made the Pilgrimage before taking the Veil.
To which state in the pilgrimage of life is God calling you? (Or your children? Or grandchildren?)
How to persevere, amidst so many trials, in the state to which God has already called you?
Why not make pilgrimage this autumn, and ask God yourself.
You can also ask His sacred Priests and other consecrated souls to teach you the art of listening … and of restoring your soul, by grace.
Then listen during the long periods of silence along the way. And rest.
To ask the pilgrims to pray for you by name, or to sponsor a pilgrim, click here.
Pilgrimage for Restoration, 2011 September 23 – 25. Come to restore. The rest will come.