Twin Cities Pilgrimages
Dennis Gaetano and Juan Landa with Fr. Diego Cuevas flying!
|Italy & Portugal!||Dates: May 20th (Wed) to May 29th (Fri) 2020||Registration for this tour is now closed. Details »|
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.
Sorry, this pilgrimage is no longer available.
|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!
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|Themes: Marian Pilgrimages, Lourdes and France, Footsteps of a Saint, Twin Cities Pilgrimages||Location: France|
|Our Lady of Guadalupe||Dates: Sep 4th (Fri) to Sep 11th (Fri) 2020||Details and Registration Form »|
Our Lady of Guadalupe
Join Mater Dei on its most spiritually impacting and inspirational Marian Pilgrimage visiting fascinating places where we learn about the early stages of our faith in the Americas. See the places where evil was conquered under the mantle of the Blessed Virgin Mary! Experience the gorgeous colonial city of Puebla. Visit the largest pyramid in the world in Cholula. Visit the amazing St. Michael’s Miracle and Our Lady of Ocotlan where you'll hear about astounding testaments of faith. Experience all the beautiful and cultural places of the new world’s largest city, Mexico City, including the home of St. Juan Diego, the remains of Blessed Miguel Pro, Ancient Teotihuacan, the canals of Xochimilco, the churches of Coyoacan, and of course, visit twice the Shrine of Our Lady of Guadalupe. See the only true picture of Our Lady that is Divinely created!
SPIRITUAL DIRECTOR: Fr. Ronald Sequeira, O.C.D.
TOUR DIRECTOR: Dennis Gaetano
Departs from: DENVER, with add-ons from Minneapolis/St. Paul and Chicago O'Hare (Other cities may be available for additional airfare)
Pilgrimage is open!
|Themes: Our Lady of Guadalupe, Marian Pilgrimages, Twin Cities Pilgrimages||Location: Mexico|
|HOLY LAND, The Amazing Pilgrimage!||Dates: Oct 5th (Mon) to Oct 16th (Fri) 2020||Details and Registration Form »|
Holy Land, The Amazing Pilgrimage!
Departing from Chicago O'Hare (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. Ron Serrao, from the Diocese of Superior, Wisconsin
TOUR DIRECTOR: DENNIS GAETANO from True Catholic Pilgrimages (Mater Dei's affiliate)
Join now! Back by popular demand! Fr. Ron Serrao! His last pilgirmage sold out before the deadline! Don't wait too long to resgiter this time!
Register now for the piligrmage of a lifetime!
|Themes: Holy Land (Footsteps of Jesus), Twin Cities Pilgrimages||Locations: Holy Land (Israel), Spain|