Posts Tagged ‘Pilgrimage’

JUBILEE YEAR PILGRIMAGE: ROME AND SHRINES OF ITALY

This year, from October 4-14, 2016, Fr. Raymond Lafontaine, Pastor of St. Monica Parish, will be leading a Jubilee Year pilgrimage to Rome and the Shrines of Italy. This pilgrimage will include a papal audience in St. Peter’s Square, guided tours of Rome’s four major basilicas and the Vatican Museums, and destinations including Assisi, Florence, Loreto, San Giovanni Rotondo, Monte Sant’Angelo, Pompeii, and Monte Cassino. For more info, please contact
Antoinette Mercurio from Caleche Travel at 514-266-3134 or nan@caleche.net.

PILGRIMAGE: CATHOLIC ITALY IN THE YEAR OF MERCY

Fr. Peter Sabbath will be leading the pilgrimage September 25 – October 7, 2016 departing Montreal for Rome, with Mass at the tomb of St. John Paul II, entering the Holy Door at St. Peter’s and the other basilicas, audience with Pope Francis, and visits to all the important sites in Rome. Then to Mone Cassino (St. Benedict), San Giovanni Rotondo (St. Padre Pio), Assisi, Florence, Padua, Lanciano and more. Returning to Montreal from Venice.
Contact Liz Dachuk at lizdachuk@connaissancetravel.com.

JUBILEE YEAR OF MERCY PILGRIMAGE: DISCOVER THE TREASURES OF ITALY

October 14-25, 2016 – led by Deacon Brian Cordeiro with Msgr. Pierre Blanchard (Daily Mass)
Our pilgrimage begins in beautiful Venice, then we visit shrines in Padua-Bologna-Assisi-Cascia-Lanciano-San Giovanni del Rotondo and finally reach our highlight of 4 days in the Eternal city of Rome, where we visit St. Peter’s and other great basilicas of Vatican, pray the Angelus with Pope Francis, pass through Holy Doors and so much more. Price of C$3,995 includes airport taxes, breakfast and suppers every day and accommodation in 4-star and 3-star hotels. For detailed itinerary, contact Deacon Brian at 514-545-8709 or brian.cordeiro89@gmail.com.

PASTORAL HOME CARE SERVICES (SASMAD): PILGRIMAGE

For all volunteers and friends of PHC (SASMAD), a full-day pilgrimage will be offered to the Val Notre-Dame Monastery in St-Jean de Matha on Wednesday, November 11. A visit to the monastery, time for meditation and adoration, and a visit to the monks’ store will be included in the day’s itinerary. Cost is $30. Please bring a lunch. Registrations are a must in order to reserve your seat for bus transportation. Contact Sasmad at 514-272-4441 or sasmad@diocesemontreal.org

SASMAD AND PASTORAL HOME CARE SERVICES: PILGRIMAGE

For all volunteers and friends of Sasmad and PHC, a full-day pilgrimage will offered to the Val Notre-Dame monastery in St-Jean de Matha on Wednesday, November 11. A visit to the monastery, time for meditation and adoration, and a visit to the monks’ store will be included in the day’s itinerary. Cost is $30. Please bring a lunch. Registrations are a must in order to reserve you seat for bus transportation. Contact Sasmad at 514-272-4441 or
sasmad@diocesemontreal.org.

INTERNATIONAL EUCHARISTIC CONGRESS

Spiritours is organizing a pilgrimage to the 51st International Eucharistic Congress in Cebu, The Philippines, from January 20 to February 1, 2016, under the theme “Christ In You, Our Hope of Glory” (Col 1:27). Registration required by October 10. Learn more at www.spiritours.com, or call 514-374-7965 or toll-free (866) 331-7965. Visit the Congress website at http://iec2016.ph

LEGION OF MARY: ROSARY PILGRIMAGE

You are all invited to participate in the annual Rosary Pilgrimage on Saturday, October 10. The day will begin at St. Kevin Parish (5600 Côte-des-Neiges Rd., Montreal) with Mass at 9am followed by recitation of the Joyful Mysteries. Two chartered buses will be available to take all pilgrims to three other Marian parishes at which other mysteries will be recited. Return to St. Kevin Parish is expected no later than 4pm. Cost is $15. Seating is limited. Contact Brian at 438-930-8643.

Pilgrimage to the Shrine of St. Kateri Tekakwitha

All are welcome on Saturday, June 27 for a day pilgrimage to the shrine located in Kahnawake QC. Departure by bus at 10:30am from St. Thomas à Becket Parish (4320 Ste-Anne St., Pierrefonds) and return time by 3:30pm, to allow pilgrims to attend 4:30pm Mass. Cost is $15 per person and includes lunch. Registration is a must. Contact Bernie Ratneiya at 514-697-7950 or bratneiya@yahoo.com.

St. Gabriel Parish: Walk to the Stone and Crowning of Our Lady

All are welcome to the 157th commemoration of the thousands of famine Irish who perished in Montreal from ship fever. Join us on Sunday, June 14 following the 10:30am Mass (2157 Centre St., Montreal) for our annual walk from the parish to the stone on Bridge St. Contact the office at 514-937-3597.

St. Willibrord Parish: Annual Pilgrimage to Notre-Dame-de-Bon-Secours

The parish will be leading its annual pilgrimage to the Notre-Dame-de-Bon-Secours Chapel (400 St. Paul St. East, Montreal) on Wednesday, May 20 to honour and pray to our Lady during this Marian month of May. We will begin with the Rosary at 7pm followed by Mass at 7:30pm, celebrated by Fr. Gregory Nunez and accompanied by Tom Battcock, organist and leader in song. All are welcome! Contact the office at 514-769-9678 for more information.