Women's Pilgrimage icing feet

June 21

June 21, 2014

Day Seven The morning greeted us with a misty fog. We made camp style coffee, broke […]

youth pilgrims hiking through fields

June 20

June 20, 2014

Day Six Leaving the Mertes family early, refreshed and rejuvinated, under rainy skies, we headed a […]

pilgrims at the private Shrine of Our Lady Queen of our Hearts

June 19

June 19, 2014

Day Five Our morning began with Matins and Divine Liturgy in the Eastern Rite, it was […]

pilgrims walking in the rain

June 18

June 18, 2014

Day Four Today we woke to strong thunderstorms, but after Mass and breakfast with the community […]

Women's pilgrimage walking

June 17

June 17, 2014

Day Three After a beautiful Mass with the Carmelite Sisters, we set out in a light […]

Carmelite Monastery in Denmark, Wisconsin

June 16

June 16, 2014

Day Two. We were greeted with bright sunshine and a gentle breeze today. We spent the […]

youth pilgrims in ponchos

June 15

June 15, 2014

Day one. After a beautiful pilgrims blessing and send off from the parishioners and Father Rick […]

Monday, May 26

May 26, 2014

Another pilgrim’s brithday, Noah, and the feast of St. Philip Neri. Completing our pilgrimage with parishioners […]

Sunday, May 25

May 25, 2014

Today I celebrated my 43rd birthday, my 13th anniversary as a deacon, and my 12th anniversary […]

Saturday, May 24

May 24, 2014

I took a half day break moving my truck up to our next Mass stop, St. […]