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Our Lady and Basilica de Zapopan

Basilica of Our Lady of Zapopan

+52 3 6330141

Basílica de Nuestra Señora de Zapopan, Zapopan, Mehika

Every day: from 9:00 to 20:00

Basilica of Our Lady of Zapopan It is an architectural jewel, one of the oldest and richest buildings in Jalisco. The builders of this Church were Franciscan friars, who built it honoring the” Virgin of the Immaculate Conception” or the “Virgin of the expectation” currently known as the “Virgin of Zapopan”. It is one of the main religious centers in the country, its construction dating back to the XVIIth century.Continue Reading

Basilica of Our Lady of Guadalupe

Basilica of Our Lady of Guadalupe Mexico City – Facts, Story, Mass times and schedule

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Basilica of Our Lady of Guadalupe, Villa Gustavo A. Madero, Ciudad de México, Mehika

Every day: from 6:00 am to 9:00 pm

The Insigne and Nacional Basilica of Our Lady of Guadalupe The Catholic Church has constantly tributed to the Virgin Mary a special piety and worship. The Guadalupe Marian devotion is the basis of Christian history in Mexico and it also supports the evangelization of the whole American continent.Continue Reading

Our Lady of Aparecida Nossa Senhora Aparecida

Basilica of the national shrine of Our Lady of Aparecida – Nossa Senhora Aparecida

+55 (2 3104 1040

Basilica of the National Shrine of Our Lady of Aparecida, Aparecida - SP, Brazilija

Every day: from 6.00 am to 9.00 pm

Nossa Senhora Aparecida – Basilica of Our Lady of Aparecida – one of the largest churches in the world and receives about 12 million visitors per year.  The greatest Center for Catholic Evangelization of Brazil is a mirror of popular international and national devotion to the Queen and Patroness of Brazil, Our Lady Conception of Aparecida – Nossa Senhora Aparecida.Continue Reading

Basilica of the National Shrine of the Immaculate Conception

Basilica of the National Shrine of the Immaculate Conception

+1 202 526 8300

Basilica of the National Shrine of the Immaculate Conception, 400 Michigan Ave NE, Washington, Zvezno okrožje Kolumbija, Združene države Amerike

Open 365 Days Year: 7:00 a.m. – 7:00 p.m.

The Basilica of the National Shrine of the Immaculate Conception is the largest Roman Catholic church in the United States and North America, and is one of the ten largest churches in the world. Visited by Pope Francis, Pope Benedict XVI, Saint John Paul II, and Saint Mother Teresa of Calcutta, among others, the Basilica, though distinctly American, rivals the great sanctuaries of Europe and the world. Coming to Washington D.C.Continue Reading

Santiago de Compostela

Walking the Camino de Santiago of Compostela – The Way of St James

+34 981 56 93 27

Cathedral of Santiago de Compostela, Praza do Obradoiro, Santiago de Compostela, Španija

Every day from 7:00 am to 8:30 pm

Santiago de Compostela – The Way of St James  In Santiago itself the great Romanesque Santiago de Compostela Cathedral, goal of the pilgrimage, is now encased in 18th century splendour, but the elaborately carved Romanesque ‘Portico de la Gloria’ of 1188 remains to welcome the pilgrim or visitor now as in medieval times.Continue Reading

Basilica of the Sagrada Familia

Basilica of the Sagrada Familia – Opening times and tickets

+34 932 080 414

La Sagrada Familia, Barcelona, Španija

Every day: 9:00 am - 8:00 pm

 Worship at the Basilica of the Sagrada Familia The House of God is open to absolutely everyone. The Basilica of the Sagrada Familia is also a place of worship. Within the visitable area, in the Chapel of the Holy Sacrament and Penitence, is a space specially reserved for worship and contemplation.Continue Reading

avila St Teresa of Avila

Avila – Home of St Teresa – Spanish saint born in Avila

+34 920 211 030

Catedral de Ávila, Plaza de la Catedral, Ávila, Španija

Avila cathedral: From Monday to Friday: 10,00 to 17.00

Avila was the place chosen for many of the outstanding pages in the history of Hebrew, Islamic and Christian mysticism. This is confirmed by names such as Teresa de Cepeda y Ahumada, Juan de la Cruz, Pedro de Alcántara, Mosé de León, Nissim Ben Abraham and Mancebo de Arévalo; however. Avila is, first and foremost, the town of St Teresa of Avila, one of the most exceptional figures in Spanish spirituality.Continue Reading

Caravaca de la Cruz

Sanctuary of the Caravaca de la Cruz – Cross of Caravaca meaning

+ 34 968 707 528

Santuario de la Santísima y Vera Cruz, Caravaca de la Cruz, Španija

Every day from 8.00 to 19.00

Sanctuary of the Caravaca de la Cruz – Cross of Caravaca Caravaca de la Cruz is the fifth holy city of the world after Santiago de Compostela, Santo Toribio de Liébana, Rome and Jerusalem. Therefore, in this location Holy Year is celebrated every seven years and one can achieve jubilee,plenary, solemn and universal indulgence. The next Holy Year will be in 2017.Continue Reading

Wawel Cathedral

Wawel Cathedral Krakow – Mass times

+48 12 429 33 27

Wawel Cathedral, Krakov, Poljska

Every day from 9.00 to 17.00

The Royal Cathedral – Royal coronations at Wawel Cathedral Krakow Wawel Cathedral holds a special place in the history of the Polish State due to the fact that it was the church of Polish kings for four hundred years. Beginning from Władysław the Short, all but two Polish kings – Stanisław Leszczyński and Stanisław August Poniatowski – had their coronations at Wawel Cathedral.Continue Reading

Divine Mercy shrine Krakow

St Faustina Shrine of Divine Mercy Krakow and the Tomb of St Faustina

+48 12 351 88 00

Sanktuarium Bożego Miłosierdzia, Siostry Faustyny, Krakov, Poljska

Ever day: 24 hours

Diary: Divine Mercy in My Soul – This bestselling book that birthed the Divine Mercy movement Divine Mercy Krakow shrine At the heart of the Divine Mercy shrine in Kraków-Łagiewniki stands the chapel where the miraculous image of Merciful Jesus and the tomb of St. Faustina are to be found. This small church, consecrated in 1891 and dedicated to St.Continue Reading