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Westminster Cathedral

Westminster Cathedral – mass times, opening hours

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Westminster Cathedral, London, Združeno kraljestvo

Every day from 7.00 to 20.00

Dedication of the Westminster Cathedral Consecration sconce, one of twelve installed around the interior and lit on the Feast of the Dedication of the Westminster Cathedral, 1 July, each year. With the laying of the foundation stone in June 1895, the Westminster Cathedral was dedicated to The Most Precious Blood of Our Lord Jesus Christ, to his Blessed Mother, his Foster Father St Joseph and St Peter, his Vicar.Continue Reading

Parish Church of St Vincent de Paul

The Parish Church of St Vincent de Paul

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St James St, Liverpool, Združeno kraljestvo

The Parish Church of St Vincent de Paul is situated in St James’ Street, Liverpool L1 1EE and is now served by the clergy from the Metropolitan Cathedral. If you are in Liverpool also check the Liverpool Metropolitan Cathedral. Church of St Vincent de Paul The Grade II* listed church was built in 1855-57 to replace a temporary wooden structure erected by the largely Irish dockland community.Continue Reading

St Mary's Cathedral Edinburgh

St Mary’s Cathedral Edinburgh Church of the Archdiocese of St Andrew’s and Edinburgh

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Saint Mary's Roman Catholic Cathedral, York Place, Edinburgh, Združeno kraljestvo

Every day: from 8.00 to 20.00

St Mary’s Cathedral Edinburgh is the Cathedral Church of the Archdiocese of St Andrew’s and Edinburgh The original See of St Andrews was founded before 900; erected into a Metropolitan See by Bull of Sixtus IV on 17th August 1472 and was vacant for 307 years from the execution at Stirling of John Hamilton, eighth Archbishop, on 6th April 1571 until the restoration of the hierarchy in 1878.Continue Reading

Church of St Walburge

Shrine Church of St Walburge

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St Walburge R C Church, Weston Street, Preston, Združeno kraljestvo

The Shrine Church of St Walburge St Walburge, born around a.d. 710 was the daughter of Saint Richard, king of Wessex, and niece of the great missionary martyr Saint Boniface. Educated at the monastery of Wimbourne, she became a nun and went to aid in the conversion of Germany beginning in 748. St Walburge became abbess of the dual monastery at Heidenheim, Germany, where she died in 779.Continue Reading

Ladyewell

Ladyewell Shrine, Fernyhalgh

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Ladyewell Shrine, Preston, Združeno kraljestvo

Ladyewell Shrine – The Church of St Mary’s Fernyhalgh The beautiful church of St Mary’s Fernyhalgh was built in 1794 by the Reverend Anthony Lund who was the missioner at Ladye Well the local Marian shrine. Fr. Lund who had been at the shrine since 1773 realized that the small chapel at the shrine was not large enough to accommodate the many pilgrims who were coming to pray at the shrine.Continue Reading

Our Lady of Walsingham

Walsingham shrine of Our Lady of Walsingham

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Roman Catholic Church of the Annunciation, Little Walsingham, Friday Market, Little Walsingham, Združeno kraljestvo

Every day: 9.00am until 4.00pm

The Roman Catholic National Shrine Walsingham The Shrine of Our Lady of Walsingham was established in 1061 when, according to the text of the Pynson Ballad (c 1485), Richeldis de Faverches prayed that she might undertake some special work in honour of Our Lady.Continue Reading

Einsiedeln Abbey and the Black Madonna Statue

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Kloster Einsiedeln, Einsiedeln, Švica

Every day: 8.00 to 18.30

The Einsiedeln Abbey – Place of Pilgrimage Einsiedeln is the oldest and most important place of pilgri­mage in Switzer­land. Its origins date back to the 11th century. During the Middle-ages Einsiedeln was an important stop-over for the pilgrims on their way to Santiago de Compostela.Continue Reading

Torreciudad

Torreciudad sanctuary and Our Lady of Torreciudad

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Santuario de Torreciudad, Huesca, Španija

Every day: 10:00 – 14:00 and 16:00 – 19:00

Torreciudad sanctuary Located near the town of Barbastro, in the Huesca province is the Torreciudad sanctuary . Its privilege location on the top of a mount makes this unique place a perfect natural environment, with great landscape views over “lake Grado”.Continue Reading

Santo Toribio de Liebana

The Lignum Crucis of Santo Toribio de Liebana – the largest known piece of the True Cross of Jesus Christ

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Monasterio de Santo Toribio de Liébana, Camaleño, Španija

Every day: 10.00 to 13.00 and 16.00 to 19.00

The Monastery of Santo Toribio de Liebana In the heart of the area of Liébana, about 2 kms southbound from the main town called Potes and half-hidden among the orographical folds of La Viorna Mountain, at the foothills of The Picos de Europa (range of mountains), is the place where Toribio (530-540) and some Benedictine monks chose to build thier home and seclude themselves from the world at the beginning of the Christian Era.Continue Reading