News and Articles

Tour Updates
psdigital

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

Read More »
Tour Updates
Barb Ernster

Our Lady travels throughout New Jersey

The Tour for Peace RV Motorhome arrived in New Jersey at the National Blue Army Shrine of Our Lady of Fatima on Easter Sunday. Today the International Pilgrim Virgin Statue will begin traveling throughout New Jersey, beginning with Our Lady of Fatima Catholic Church in Piscataway.  Please continue to pray for us as we make our

Read More »

St. Petersburg 2021

Aug 23 Mon 6:25 PM Entrance Procession Blessed Sacrament 7001 S 12th Ave Tampa, FL Aug 24 Tue 8:30 AM Mass 10AM Depart Blessed Sacrament 7001 S 12th Ave Tampa, FL Aug 25 Wed 7PM – 10PM Mary Help of Christians 6400 E Chelsea St Tampa, FL Aug 26 Thu 5PM -9PM St. Cecilia 820

Read More »

Louisiana 2021

Date Arrival-Departure Parish/Venue Address City           New Orleans Archdiocese           11-Jul 9AM-4PM St. Stephen Church 1025 Napoleon Ave New Orleans 12-Jul 10AM- 8PM St. Andrew the Apostle Church 3100 Eton St.  New Orleans 13-Jul 8AM – 8PM Our Lady of the Rosary 1 Rectory Lane. Hahnville, LA

Read More »
News & Media
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

Read More »
News & Media
Barb Ernster

National Catholic Register: Sharing Fatima’s Message Anew

Sharing Fatima’s Message Anew Apostolates Begin 100th Anniversary Celebration by Jim Graves, Register Correspondent Sunday, Mar 20, 2016 9:10 AM Comments (23) A century ago, in the spring of 1916, the Angel of Peace appeared for the first time to three small children in Fatima, Portugal. The angel appeared two more times, preparing the children

Read More »
Tour Updates
Barb Ernster

Our Lady’s Tour in New Hampshire

The Fatima Tour for Peace traveled to parishes in the Diocese of Manchester, NH, over the Mother’s Day weekend, a perfect time to give honor to our Holy Mother in Heaven as well as our mothers on earth.  She visited parishes in Nashua, Salem, and New Market, as well as a Carmelite Monastery in Concord. These

Read More »
Tour Updates
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

Read More »
Tour Updates
Barb Ernster

Our Lady’s adventures an everyday calling…

It was the next morning after the event.  The Pilgrim Virgin Statue had been hosted by the beautiful parish family of St. Agnes Cathedral in Rockville Center, NY, and many hearts had been moved.  This included the heart of one very special lady and dedicated volunteer at the Blue Army Shrine here in Washington, NJ – Mrs. Dorothy

Read More »
News & Media
Barb Ernster

Our Lady of Fatima and the Midnight Appointment

By John Burger, Aleteia.org As the Pilgrim Statue of Our Lady tours the United States, one man has much to be grateful for. Jim didn’t always feel comfortable being in church. As a man with same-sex attraction, he felt that the regulars would sit in judgment of him. God knows he tried. As a young

Read More »