Our Lady of Guadalupe

People from around the diocese gathered to celebrate the feast of Our Lady of Guadalupe at St. John’s Abbey and University in Collegeville Dec. 13. The event included Mass with Bishop Donald Kettler followed by a procession to the Warner Palaestra on campus for music, food and dancing. “As we celebrate the feast of Our…

Pope Francis will venerate Mary at Mexico shrine next year

VATICAN CITY (CNS) –- On the feast of Our Lady of Guadalupe, Pope Francis announced that he would travel to the Marian shrine in Mexico City and pray to Mary so that Christian communities “may become oases and rivers of mercy.” “To ask her this, in a strong way, I will travel to venerate her…