Europe

Csíksomlyó Pilgrimage

Our Lady of Csíksomlyó Pilgrimage

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Mănăstirea Franciscană, Strada Szék 148, Miercurea Ciuc, Harghita County, Romania

Every day: from 7.00 am to 8.00 pm

The largest annual gathering of any kind in Romania is an annual pilgrimage event at the Csíksomlyó pilgrimage site. This event attracts over 100,000 people every year. Virgin Mary, ornamented with wonders, of Csíksomlyó. Protect and help your Székely people! Csíksomlyó Pilgrimage is also chosento be in the European Marian Network of Marian Pilgrimage Sites.Continue Reading

Our Lady of the Visitation at Marianska hora - Marian Hill in Levoca

Our Lady of the Visitation at Marianska hora – Marian Hill in Levoca

Bazilika Navštívenia Panny Márie, Mariánska Hora, Levoča, Slovakia

Mariánska hora (Marian Hill) in Levoča is one of the oldest and best known pilgrimage sites in Slovakia. The pilgrimage that takes place annually on the first Sunday in July may be traced back to the times when the Friars Minor, spreading Marian veneration, consecrated the chapel built on the hill to the Visitation of the Blessed Virgin Mary at the end of the 14th century.Continue Reading

The Shrine of Our Lady of Europe - Patroness of Gibraltar

The Shrine of Our Lady of Europe – Patroness of Gibraltar

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Shrine of Our Lady Europe Church, Gibraltar

(October to June): Mondays to Thursdays: 10:00am to 1:00pm & 2.30pm to 6.00pm Fridays: 10.00am to 1.00pm only Saturdays: 11.00am to 1.00pm Sundays & Public Holidays: Closed or as pre-arranged with ourselves. (July to September) Summer hours Mornings only (Mon-Sat) - 10.00am to 1.00pm

The entire European continent was consecrated under the protection of Our Lady of Europe in the early 14th century from the Shrine in Gibraltar where devotion still continues to this day, over 700 years on. The Shrine of Our Lady of Europe is a part of European Marian Network.  History Moslem troops, led by Tarik Ibn Zayid successfully captured this peninsular (known at the time as Calpe) in AD 710.Continue Reading

The Sanctuary of Our Lady of Mellieha - Church Mass times

The Sanctuary of Our Lady of Mellieha – Church Mass times

Sanctuary of Our Lady of Mellieħa, Triq l-Erwieħ, Mellieha, Malta

Everyday: 08.00 - 12.00, 16.00 - 18.00

On the last Sunday of September, every year the Mellieha Sanctuary Feast is held, as a commemoration of the coronation of the painting of Our Lady of Mellieha in 1899. The Sanctuary of Our Lady of Mellieha is a part of European Marian Network, amazing 21 Marian Pilgrimages and Shrines.Continue Reading

St Gerard Majella shrine in Matredomini, Italy - Patron Saint of Expectant mothers and of Fertility

St Gerard Majella shrine in Matredomini, Italy – Patron Saint of Expectant mothers and of Fertility

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Santuario di San Gerardo Maiella, Via Santuario Materdomini, Materdomini, Province of Avellino, Italy

The Sanctuary is open every day of the year, opens at the first Mass of the morning and closes at the end of the last Mass

Saint Gerardo Maiella, Redemptorist is invoked all over the world as the Saint of Mothers and Children. Majella was beatified in Rome on January 29, 1893, by Pope Leo XIII. He was canonised less than twelve years later on December 11, 1904, by Pope Saint Pius X. The feast day of Saint Gerard Majella is October 16.Continue Reading

Wieliczka Salt mines Krakow and the extraordinary Saint Kinga's chapel with Salt Chandelier and Altar

The “Wieliczka” Salt Mine is one of the most valuable monuments of material and spiritual culture in Poland. Each year it is visited by more than one million tourists from all over the world. The masterpiece is the extraordinary Chapel of St. Kinga, a church where everything – from its chandeliers to the altar – is made from salt.Continue Reading

Asam Church or Asamkirche - Unique private church in Munich - Mass times, hours and admission

If you are in Munich, the the time to visit the late Baroque Asam Church is located on Sendlingerstraße just a few minutes’ walk away from the Sendlinger Tor (Sendling Gate). It was erected between 1733 and 1746 by the Asam brothers and bears the official name of St. Johann Nepomuk. Originally planned as a private church for the builder, its Baroque facade is integrated into the row of houses on Sendlingerstraße.Continue Reading

Antwerp Cathedral of Our Lady with magnificent four Rubens paintings - Mass times and Opening hours

Antwerp Cathedral of Our Lady with magnificent four Rubens paintings – Mass times and Opening hours

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Cathedral of Our Lady Antwerp, Groenplaats, Antwerp, Belgium

Monday - Friday: 10.00 - 17.00. Saturday 10.00 - 15.00. Sundays and public holidays 13.00 - 16.00

An average of 320,000 visitors each year visit the cathedral, the largest Gothic church in the Low Countries In the Antwerp Cathedral, there are no less than four works by Peter Paul Rubens on display, the best known and versatile Antwerp Baroque painter.Continue Reading