Tag: Our Lady of Fatima

Cathedral rector: Massive turnout for rosary procession a sign of hope

Cathedral rector: Massive turnout for rosary procession a sign of hope

| October 27, 2017 | 0 Comments

Father John Ubel never anticipated the sight he saw Oct. 13 when he emerged from the confessional at the Cathedral of St. Paul in St. Paul.

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Quarter-mile long Fatima rosary procession graces St. Paul

Quarter-mile long Fatima rosary procession graces St. Paul

| October 14, 2017 | 0 Comments

A quarter-mile long sea of people carrying candles and praying in procession filled half of John Ireland Boulevard between the State Capitol and the Cathedral of St. Paul in St. Paul Oct. 13

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Archbishop to reconsecrate archdiocese to Immaculate Heart of Mary

Archbishop to reconsecrate archdiocese to Immaculate Heart of Mary

| September 6, 2017 | 2 Comments

People of the archdiocese can join in the 33-day preparation for an individual or family consecration to Mary, which begins Sept. 10 and concludes Oct. 13.

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Spreading the message 100 years later

Spreading the message 100 years later

| Susan Klemond | May 2, 2017 | 0 Comments

Local Catholics tell of devotion to Our Lady of Fatima

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Teen turns Fatima devotion into three children’s books

Teen turns Fatima devotion into three children’s books

| April 28, 2017 | 0 Comments

The books are geared toward children ages 2 to 10. Franz said when she attends daily Mass at Holy Family, she sees children reading her books, and the book about Lucia is her 3-year-old cousin’s bedtime story of choice.

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Family Rosary Procession in St. Paul turns 70

Family Rosary Procession in St. Paul turns 70

| April 25, 2017 | 0 Comments

The prayerful walk for all ages from the State Capitol grounds to the Cathedral of St. Paul in St. Paul begins 2 p.m. May 7 with Archbishop Bernard Hebda leading.

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No secret: Last three popes share close bond to Fatima

No secret: Last three popes share close bond to Fatima

| Junno Arocho Esteves | March 30, 2017 | 0 Comments

Recent popes have had a special affection for Our Lady of Fatima, but no pope’s connection can match that of St. John Paul II.

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The rosary and the renewal of politics

The rosary and the renewal of politics

| Jason Adkins | February 21, 2017 | 0 Comments

Exactly one 100 years ago, the Blessed Virgin Mary appeared to three shepherd children outside of Fatima, Portugal, sharing with them some extraordinary messages and prophecies. But Our Lady of Fatima’s most urgent plea was for repentance — on behalf of ourselves, sinners and entire nations — as well as for people to pray the rosary. In the end, she promised, her Immaculate Heart would triumph.

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Installation prep: Mailing thousands of invites, cleaning with toothbrushes

Installation prep: Mailing thousands of invites, cleaning with toothbrushes

| May 4, 2016 | 0 Comments

At the Cathedral of St. Paul, marble floors are being polished, nearly 40 chasubles are being dry-cleaned and pressed, and a team of volunteers have been — for weeks — dusting the intricate sacristy woodwork with toothbrushes.

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Pilgrim Virgin statue to be in Mendota Oct. 10

Pilgrim Virgin statue to be in Mendota Oct. 10

| September 16, 2015 | 0 Comments

Veneration of the statue will be open to the public from 1:30-to-3 p.m. Oct. 10 at St. Peter Church, Mendota.

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Month of May celebrates Mary, motherhood

Month of May celebrates Mary, motherhood

| Father Michael Van Sloun | April 25, 2013 | 0 Comments

Three special days celebrate devotion to Mary

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National Pilgrim Virgin Statue of Our Lady of Fatima to tour archdiocese

National Pilgrim Virgin Statue of Our Lady of Fatima to tour archdiocese

| Kristi Anderson for The Catholic Spirit | March 27, 2013 | 0 Comments

When Father Gregory Abbott, pastor of St. Bernard, Cologne, and Church of the Ascension, Norwood-Young America, found out that the National Pilgrim Virgin Statue of Our Lady of Fatima would be touring the archdiocese, he was one of the first priests to offer to host it.

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