September 2019 Walking/Biking Pilgrimage


9th Annual Feast of the Holy Cross Walking/Biking Pilgrimage
to the Shrine of Our Lady of Good Help in Champion, Wisconsin

September 13-15, 2019

Important informational meeting for walkers and drivers on Tuesday, September 10, at Holy Cross Parish (309 Desnoyer St.) in the narthex.
(Sunday bikers please call Deacon Mark Ebben at 766-0008 for details. 

Join us for our 9th annual three-day, 50-mile walk to the Shrine of Our Lady of Good Help in Champion, WI.  Great food and lodging, all for just $20 per person per day. Still time to register for one, two or all three days!  All parishes are welcome. Ages 18 and older unless accompanied by parent. Call Deacon Bruce Corey at (920) 766-1445 with questions. We would love to have you join us. 41 people are now registered.

Click here for the full brochure.

Click here for a detailed schedule of activities.

 

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About the Shrine
Pilgrims from around the world have been visiting the Shrine and walking its sacred grounds for over 150 years.

Bishop David Ricken announced on Wednesday, December 8th, 2010, that he officially approves the Marian apparitions that occurred on the site of the Shrine of Our Lady of Good Help. The announcement was made during a special Mass for the Feast of the Immaculate Conception held at the Shrine which is located at Champion, Wisconsin. In 2016, the United States Conference of Catholic Bishops (USCCB) officially designated these grounds as a National Shrine. 

For more information about the Shrine of Our Lady of Good Help, click on this link: https://www.shrineofourladyofgoodhelp.com/.