Join us as a pilgrim on a Mater Dei Marian Pilgrimage!
|Italy & Portugal!||Dates: May 20th (Wed) to May 29th (Fri) 2020||Details and Registration Form »|
Italy & Portugal
Join Fr. Chris Krymski, O.S.M. on this amazing and beautiful pilgrimage to Italy and Portugal! Visiting unforgettable places like Bologna (St. Dominic), Forli (St. Peregrine), Monte Scenario (foundation of the Servite Order), Siena (St. Catherine & Eucharistic Miracle), Ravenna, Florence (home of the Renaissance), Padua (St. Anthony) and Venice (St. Mark's Basilica & Square and more).
In Portugal, visit Lisbon (birthplace of St. Anthony), Santarem (Eucharistic Miracle), and Fatima (world famous Marian Apparition Shrine).
As with all Mater Dei pilgrimages to Italy, Mater Dei's top-notch spiritual program is included.
CHAPLAIN: Fr. Chris Krymski, O.S.M.
TOUR DIRECTOR: Dennis Gaetano
DEPARTURE CITIES: CHICAGO, O'HARE - Other airports may be available. Please call for possible add-on price.
Open for registrations NOW!
|Themes: Marian Pilgrimages, Fatima and Portugal, Footsteps of a Saint, Twin Cities Pilgrimages||Locations: Italy, Portugal|
|The Great Shrines of France||Dates: Jun 14th (Sun) to Jun 25th (Thu) 2020||Details and Registration Form »|
The Great Shrines of France
Join Twin Cities Pilgrims (our Minnesota affiliate), June 14, 2020, on an amazing and beautiful pilgrimage through some of France's most beautiful shrines! A pilgrimage with a spiritual retreat at the Marian Shrine of Lasalette, with a spectacular French Alps setting! Visit the site of the Apparition of the Sacred Heart to St. Margaret Mary Alacoque in Paray-Le-Monial. The pilgrimage will be during the Feasts of the Sacred Heart and the Immaculate Heart of Mary! In addition, this pilgrimage includes a visit to Lisieux, home of St. Therese of Lisieux! We also visit the famous Marian Shrine of Lourdes, where we learn about St. Bernadette, the peasant girl that conversed with The Immaculate Conception! Later on visit Nevers, home of the Convent of St. Gildard, where St. Bernadette lived the last years of her life. St. Bernadette's incorrupt body is displayed in a glass coffin in the convent's chapel. The group will get more opportunities to witness 2 more incorrupt Saints: St. John Marie Vianney in Ars, and St. Catherine Laboure in Paris! Additionally, the pilgrims will visit important sites of great interest like Chartres, home of the amazing Cathedral which houses the only known relic of the Virgin Mary! Her Veil! Tours of cities like unforgettable Paris and gorgeous Annecy, are also included. Enjoy a ride on the famous TGV train! There is more, but it is easier to read the brochure! Just click on the brochure button for more information.
Spiritual Director/Chaplain: Fr. Marc Paveglio, Pastor of St. Rose of Lima and Corpus Christi Parishes, Archdiocese of St. Paul-Minneapolis, MN. Co-chaplain: Fr. Gaurav Schroff, Archdiocese of Atlanta, GA.
Tour Director: Dennis Gaetano, of Twin Cities Pilgrims (Mater Dei's affiliate in Minnesota)!
Group Departure City: Airfare included from Minneapolis/St. Paul Airport. Other departure cities may be available for an extra cost.
Come join us for this unforgettable and unique pilgrimage that is sure to leave a mark on your soul!
Send in your registration now!
|Themes: Marian Pilgrimages, Lourdes and France, Footsteps of a Saint, Twin Cities Pilgrimages||Location: France|
|Oberammergau Passion Play (Switzerland, Austria & Germany)||Dates: Jul 27th (Mon) to Aug 7th (Fri) 2020||Registration for this tour is now closed. Details »|
Oberammergau Passion Play!
Switzerland Austria Germany
Juan Landa & Drew Mariani
Departing from Chicago, O'Hare. Other cities may be available at an additional price.
Join Drew Mariani, from the Drew Mariani Show (Relevant Radio), on this beautiful pilgrimage to Switzerland, Austria and Germany!
Experience for yourself the quaint and romantic Lake Lucerne, in Switzerland, and the unforgettable and majestic Mt. Pilatus! Pray at the beautiful Marian Shrines of Our Lady of Einsiedeln in Switzerland, Maria Plain in Austria and Our Lady of Altötting in Germany! Enjoy a festive Sound of Music tour in Salzburg, as well as an unforgettable Mozart Dinner Concert! Visit Marktl Am Inn, the birthplace and Baptismal church of Pope Emeritus Benedict XVI. Walk Old Munich and pray in its amazing churches! See the astonishingly beautiful Neuschwanstein Castle in Bavaria! As part of our German portion of the tour, you will get to visit the Oldest Brewery in the World!
Experience the famous once-every-10-years, Passion Play of Oberammergau! Witness for yourself why generations of Christians from all over the World, have always flocked to Germany to see this most amazing performance!
There is so much more! Please review the brochure and read all about it!
Hosts: Drew and Cathy Mariani
Chaplain, Catholic Priest: Fr. Chris Alar, MIC
Tour Director: Juan Landa
Pilgrimage has temporarily reached capacity!
If we are not able to get more space, we will place all new registrations on the wait-list!
Pilgrimage will now be 2 buses! There will not be a 3rd bus!
Do not wait! Register and join the wait-list now!
|Themes: Bavaria and Alpine Countries, Marian Pilgrimages, Camino De Santiago (Road of St. James), Relevant Radio||Locations: Austria, Germany, Switzerland|