Pilgrimages in October 2019
|Poland, Land of Mercy, Land of Saints + Lithuania||Dates: Oct 7th (Mon) to Oct 18th (Fri) 2019||Details and Registration Form »|
Land of Mercy, Land of Saints!
The most complete Catholic Pilgrimage to Poland!
Departure city: Minneapolis/St. Paul. Other cities may be available at a possible add-on cost.
Join us on this amazing Divine Mercy pilgrimage following the lives of great Saints like Saint John Paul II, St. Maximilian Kolbe, St. Faustina Kowalska, Blessed Fr. Jerzy Popieluszko, and many others.
Immerse yourself in the Divine Mercy Saga by visiting the Birthplace of St. Faustina and also her Baptismal Church. Pray at the place where she first saw Jesus of the Divine Mercy! Pray a Chaplet where she entered the Convent in Warsaw, and also at the Divine Mercy Shrine (site of the Tomb of St. Faustina) near Krakow. Visit Our Lady of Lichen and be amazed at the beauty of this magnificent basilica, among the largest in the world. Pray before the original Icon of Our Lady of Czestochowa in Jasna Gora! Visit Wadowice, the birthplace of Blessed John Paul II! Visit Auschwitz & Birkenau, the former nazi concentration camps (place where St. Maximilian Kolbe and St. Teresa Benedicta of the Cross were martyred). Learn about the life of St. Maximilian Kolbe at the City of the Immaculata in Niepokalanow. See for yourself why John Paul loved his Tatra Mountains by visiting Poland's Zakopane area! Visit the unique Salt Mines of Wieliczka with its underground Church. Tours of Warsaw and Krakow are included and so much more!
Chaplain: Fr. Tom Wilson, Archdiocese fo St. Paul/Minneapolis
Tour Director: Dennis Gaetano, from Mater Dei's affiliate, Twin Cities Pilgrims & True Catholic Pilgirmages.
PILGRIMAGE IS NOW OPEN!
Hurry, REGISTER NOW before space runs out!
|Themes: Central Europe, St. John Paul the Great, Divine Mercy, Footsteps of a Saint, Twin Cities Pilgrimages||Location: Poland|
|HOLY LAND, The Amazing Pilgrimage!||Dates: Oct 22nd (Tue) to Nov 2nd (Sat) 2019||Details and Registration Form »|
Holy Land, The Amazing Pilgrimage!
Departing from Minneapolis (other cities may be available for additional cost).
Follow in the footsteps of Christ!! An amazing and unforgettable Pilgrimage! Walk the real Way of the Cross! Sail the Sea of Galilee! Touch the Jordan waters! Immerse yourself in the Gospels, visiting sites like the Annunciation in Nazareth, the Nativity in Bethlehem, the Last Supper, Calvary and the Holy Sepulcher in Jerusalem! Scriptures come alive! A solid spiritual program compliments the pilgrimage. Other cities: Caesarea, Haifa, Mt. Carmel, Cana (renew your wedding vows), Capernaum, Tabgha, Mt. Tabor, Jericho, Dead Sea, Ein Karem and still so much more!!! Our pilgrimage has unique features that will help make this journey more memorable. No words are good enough to describe the experience of this pilgrimage!! The Mass, Rosary, and Bible will never be the same!
CHAPLAIN/SPIRITUAL DIRECTOR: Fr. Jim Perkl
TOUR DIRECTOR: DENNIS GAETANO from True Catholic Pilgrimages (Mater Dei's affiliate)
This pilgrimage is now open!
Note: This pilgrimage is expected to sell out before its deadline!
|Themes: Holy Land (Footsteps of Jesus), Stella Maris||Location: Holy Land (Israel)|