Come participate in Marian Pilgrimage day in this the centenary year of the
Fatima appearances of Our Lady. We will fulfill the request of our Lady of
Fatima to join with her in prayer, invoking blessings and graces for our
families, Church and the world by gathering at St. Thomas the Apostle Church in
In honour of this years special 100th anniversary, a plenary indulgence is
available to those who attend and perform all the obligations attached to the
indulgence. Each day begins with Mass, features a Marian Procession as the
rosary is prayed, Stations of the Cross, and quiet time in the Marian garden.
The program is from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Pack a lunch.
To obtain the plenary indulgence, the faithful must fulfil the following
- Go to confession and communion
- Be interiorly detached from sin
- Pray for the intentions of the Holy Father
- Visit with solemn devotion a statue of Our Lady of Fatima solemnly
exposed for public veneration in any church, oratory or proper place during
the celebration of the anniversary of the Fatima apparitions, and
participate devoutly in some celebration or prayer in honour of the Virgin
Mary (e.g. the Rosary).
10 a.m. Holy mass
11 a.m. Rosary Procession
12 noon Confessions during lunch break (bring your own)
1 p.m. Stations of the Cross
1:45 p.m. Benediction of the Blessed Sacrament
THIS FREE EVENT IS OPEN TO FAMILIES AND CHILDREN
ALSO. A DONATION TO HELP COVER BUS COSTS WILL BE TAKEN.