The Feast of Our Lady of Guadalupe celebrates the Blessed Mother's appearance to Juan Diego in Mexico in 1531.
Our Lady of Pontmain, also known as Our Lady of Hope, is the title given to the Virgin Mary following her apparition at Pontmain, France on January 17, 1871 When they formed their North American Province in 2008, the Felician Sister chose Our Lady of Hope as their patron.
In 1997, Saint John Paul II, instituted a day of prayer for women and men in consecrated life – consecrated to God by the vows of chastity, poverty, and obedience. Please pray for all those who have made commitments in the consecrated life, and be sure to thank them on their special day.
Ash Wednesday is a holy day of fasting and prayer, to mark the beginning of Lent.
Join in this Lenten program to experience the healing power of forgiveness in a deeper, more meaningful way. You will walk away with broader knowledge of what it means to forgive, a deeper understanding of God’s love for us in forgiving and the power of the Holy Spirit to unlock the bonds of unforgiveness and move us to greater freedom in our life in Christ. Refresh your routine and find rejuvenation at Maryville’s Wisdom Wednesdays where dynamic speakers explore topics intertwined with Catholic faith.