Annual Archdiocesan Marian Pilgrimage is Sunday, October 12

October 10, 2008

Join parishioners from throughout the Archdiocese of Washington on Sunday, October 12 for the annual Marian Pilgrimage to the Basilica of the National Shrine of the Immaculate Conception, 400 Michigan Avenue, NE, Washington DC (Free parking; Metro Red Line: Brookland/CUA stop).

The theme is In the Year of St. Paul, a journey of faith with Mary, Mother of Hope.


1:30 p.m.: Confessions begin

2:00 p.m.: Scriptural reflections by Fr. John D. Corbett, OP and Fr. John Martin Ruiz-Mayorga, OP

2:30 p.m.: Rosary

3:00 p.m.: Mass, with principal celebrant, Archbishop Pietro Sambi, Apostolic Nuncio to the United States, and homilist, Washington Auxiliary Bishop Francisco Gonzalez, S.F.

The Mass satisfies the Sunday obligation.

Susan Gibbs
Director of Communications
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