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Barb Ernster

On the road to Bridgeport, CT

By Dan Wagner This is the first day that I have filled in as an official custodian to the Pilgrim Virgin Statue and to be honest I am enjoying the work quite a bit more than I thought.  I was a little worried the whole two weeks would be a bit slow and repetitious to

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Barb Ernster

Host parishes near Sutherland Springs, TX, pray for victims of mass shooting

Host parishes in the dioceses of San Antonio and Victoria, TX, are praying especially for their brothers and sisters of First Baptist Church in nearby Sutherland Springs where 26 people were shot and killed and 20 more wounded by Devin Patrick Kelley. The host parishes include St. Monica’s Catholic Church in Converse, St. Mary’s Catholic

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Chicago and Rockford Illinois 2018

Rockford Coordinator Gerald Kehoe, 815.569.2346 Chicago Coordinator: Patch Aluquin, 630.272.3344   Sept 6 Arrive 8 PM, prayers until 10PM Holy Spirit Church 1457 W. Bode Rd Schaumburg, IL 60169 Sept 7 Depart 8 PM Holy Spirit Church 1457 W. Bode Rd Schaumburg, IL 60169 Sept 8 9AM – 8PM Special Indian Mass St Hubert Church

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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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Barb Ernster

Statue Visits EWTN Beautiful Tribute to Our Lady by Fr. Joseph Mary

The International Pilgrim Virgin Statue visited the EWTN Chapel on January 12, 2017 as part of its tour through Alabama. She was present during the Mass, and Fr. Joseph Mary gave an inspiring homily on the story and history of the statue, the Fatima message, and Mary’s presence in our lives today.  Homily begins at 5:42.

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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

Aloha from Hawaii

Journeying with the Blessed Mother Bishop Larry Silva sent us a short reflection to ponder as we venerate the Pilgrim Virgin of Fatima in Hawaii:   The Virgin Mary made three long journeys when she was carrying Jesus in her womb:  from Nazareth to the hill country of Judah to visit her relative Elizabeth, and the

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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

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