The Pilgrim's Journey

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Why is it so hard to find Catholic priests to lead pilgrimages?

Richard SontagLast Updated: July 13th, 2020Uncategorized

Catholic priests in the United States lead pilgrimages to holy sites throughout the world.  Popular pilgrimage destinations include the Holy Land, Rome and Assisi, Fatima and Lourdes, Ireland, and Greece and Turkey.  These pilgrimages are an opportunity for the priest and his fellow pilgrims to experience their faith in a less familiar place where the ordinary demands … Read More

Top 10 Catholic Cities exude Faith in their history, landscape and cultures

R RLast Updated: July 13th, 2020Uncategorized

(by Gretchen R. Crowe, OSV Newsweekly) Ready for some Catholic sightseeing?  Based on culture, history, physical landscape and spirituality, the following list of Top 10 U.S. Catholic Cities — listed in no particular order — highlights American hubs with a Catholic pulse. Each location, whether it be large or small, east or west, contributes to the richness … Read More