Tag Archives: Shrine of Our Lady of Good Help

You are all beautiful, O Mary; in you there is no trace of original sin.

 Hello everyone. Today is a day of great rejoicing and celebration. Today, we celebrate the Solemnity of the Immaculate Conception. As Catholics, we believe that Mary, the Holy Mother of God, was preserved, by the grace of God, before-hand from … Continue reading

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“O Queen of Heaven, Hasten the Advent of your Son.”

   Hello everyone! Today is Saturday, the day of the week dedicated to the Blessed Mother. It is also First Saturday. Would you please join me in honoring our Mother using this prayer which I penned?  O Queen of Heaven, … Continue reading

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Our Lady of Good Help–History of the Shrine and the Marian Apparitions (Part 11)

   Today I will be posting “part 11” in the History series on the Shrine of Our Lady of Good Help. Let’s pick up where I last left off.   In Sacred Scripture, the Lord tells us:  “Blessed are you … Continue reading

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Our Lady of Good Help – History of the Shrine and the Marian Apparitions (Part 10)

 Hello everyone; today I will be posting “Part Ten” in the history series on Our Lady of Good Help. Let’s pick up where I last left off.  Sr. Adele and all those who sought refuge in the Chapel during the … Continue reading

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Our Lady of Good Help – History of the Shrine and the Marian Apparitions (Part 9)

                         Hello everyone; this weekend I had the great honor of serving as Bishop Ricken’s Miter and Crosier Bearer as he celebrated the Mass in commemoration of the 152 anniversary of the Marian Apparitions at the Shrine of Our … Continue reading

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O Blessed Mother–Come to Our Aid.

  Hello everyone; I do not know how or where to begin. As the Psalmist says: “Lord, open my lips and [THEN] I will proclaim Your praise.  I have been at the Shrine of Our Lady of Good Help this … Continue reading

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Protect us, O Holy Mother of God.

Hello everybody. Today is the October 8th, “the Night of the Miracle at the Shrine of Our Lady of Good Help.” I know many of you are expecting me to give some detail about this Miracle, however – to be … Continue reading

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