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Barb Ernster

Massachusetts Crowd Greets Our Lady of Fatima

By Dan Wagner – Patrick and I had a particularly busy schedule on April 25.  We had wrapped up a really great visit to a little country Church and ended the day of prayer and adoration with a procession out of the Church and up to the RV.  We were assisted by both the Knights

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Barb Ernster

Bishops to Entrust State of Wisconsin to Mary

Joe Poirier, Catholic Herald Staff | September 30, 2016 ST. FRANCIS — Archbishop Jerome E. Listecki will entrust the faithful of the Archdiocese of Milwaukee and the other four dioceses in Wisconsin to Mary, Mother of Mercy, Friday, Oct. 7, the feast of Our Lady of the Rosary, at St. Veronica Parish, Milwaukee. It will

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Barb Ernster

The Blessed Mother looked into my very soul

From the Inbox: I was blessed to have been able to visit the traveling Blessed Mother statue while on her travels in  Michigan this past summer. I must tell you I was raised Protestant and I was very outspoken regarding the “Praying to the Blessed Mother”…or what I had perceived it to be. My husband

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Barb Ernster

Bishop Baker Consecrates Birmingham Diocese to Immaculate Heart

Bishop Robert Baker consecrated the Diocese of Birmingham in Alabama to the Immaculate Heart of Mary before the International Pilgrim Virgin Statue of Our Lady of Fatima, on Saturday, Jan. 14, at the Cathedral of St. Paul during the Fatima Centennial U.S. Tour for Peace visitation.

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We are all called to be evangelizers

As we get closer to the launch date of our coast-to-coast campaign, the Fatima Centennial Tour for Peace, I am reflecting on my current role as the custodian or escort of Our Lady. I feel unworthy but honored to travel with the world-famous International Pilgrim Virgin Statue. Why me? I often ask Our Lady. There

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Springfield, IL

The world-famous International Pilgrim Virgin Statue of Fatima that has been traveling worldwide for over 70 years will be in the Springfield area for just a few days. Please plan to attend one of the scheduled visits. You will be able to learn the story of Fatima and to venerate and pray with this beautiful

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Barb Ernster

Pilgrim Virgin Statue of Mary Visits Diocese of Madison

Catholic Herald by Kevin Wondrash MADISON — While there have not been any reported apparitions of the Blessed Mother in the Diocese of Madison recently, her presence was greatly felt. From September 26 to September 29, the Pilgrim Virgin Statue of Our Lady of Fatima made stops in the diocese as part of its U.S.

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Barb Ernster

Avalanche of Prayer for Peace in Buffalo – 1947 and Today

This week the International Pilgrim Virgin Statue of Fatima has been traveling throughout the Diocese of Buffalo, and today will be at Our Lady of Fatima parish in Elba, NY.  How fitting that Our Lady is here on the First Saturday and the Feast of the Immaculate Heart, because this very same statue first entered the United States from

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Barb Ernster

Prayers answered!

From our inbox: “Thank you for visiting our parish (St. Francis of Assisi) in West Des Moines on Sunday (Nov. 6)!  I prayed the rosary at your event, and placed an intention in your box.  I prayed that my son (who is a 19-year-old college student) would glorify God by his life, and I asked that

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