4 Catholic Pilgrimages to POLAND!
2 with LITHUANIA, 1 with Czech Republic and 1 with HUNGARY
LITHUANIA & POLAND
(August 2nd - 13th, 2021, from Minneapolis)
(Sept. 26th to Oct. 7th, 2021, from Chicago)
CZECH REPUBLIC & POLAND
(September 14th to 25th, 2021, from Denver)
HUNGARY & POLAND
(May 2nd to the 13th, 2022, from Chicago)
Immerse yourself in the story of the Divine Mercy by visiting Poland and seeing the Birthplace of St. Faustina and her Baptismal Church. Pray at the place where she first saw Jesus of the Divine Mercy! Pray a Chaplet where she entered the Convent in Warsaw, and also at the Divine Mercy Shrine (site of the Tomb of St. Faustina). Pray before the original Icon of Our Lady of Czestochowa in Jasna Gora! Visit Wadowice, the birthplace of Saint John Paul II! Visit Auschwitz & Birkenau, the former nazi concentration camps (place where St. Maximilian Kolbe and St. Teresa Benedicta of the Cross were martyred). Learn about the life of St. Maximilian Kolbe at the City of the Immaculata in Niepokalanow. Visit the unique Salt Mines of Wieliczka with its underground Church. Tours of Warsaw and Krakow are included and so much more!
Poland with Lithuania: Starts in Poland, and continues the Divine Mercy Saga in Vilnius, Lithuania to witness the original Painting of Divine Mercy and pray the Chaplet at the cell where Jesus taught the Chaplet to St. Faustina. Also in Lithuania visit the site of the very peculiar Apparition of Our Lady of Siluva, and the famous Hill of Crosses and the famous icon of Our Lady, Gate of the Dawn! No other pilgrimage covers the story of Mercy than this one! If you ever wanted to go to Poland, this is your pilgrimage! You also get to see beautiful Lithuania!
Poland with Czech Republic: Begins with Poland and ends in Česká Republic (Czech Republic), staying at the breathtaking Capital of Prague, described by many travelers as the most beautiful city in Europe! Experience the famous Church of Our Lady of Victory, housing of the original Infant of Prague, one of the oldest devotions in the Church. Enjoy a Walking Tour of Old Prague, including the Prague Castle and St. Vitus Cathedral (Mass* to be celebrated here where you can pray at the Tomb of St. John Nepomucene), the Old Town Square and nearby churches. Walk on the infamous Charles Bridge and fulfill the tradition of touching the statue of St. John Nepomucene where he was martyred! Enjoy a day trip to Karlstejn Castle, a massive countryside castle that served as a place for safekeeping of the Imperial Regalia as well as the Bohemian/Czech Crown jewels, Holy Relics, and other royal treasures.
Poland with Hungary Begins with fascinating, beautiful and romantic Hungary, where we learn about the origins of our Faith in Central Europe and how these Christians heroically defended Christianity against invading forces. Visits in Hungary include Budapest, Mariaremette, Lazar Equestrian Farm and much more. This pilgrimage travels through Slovakia and continues to Poland. It comes with special inclusions not typically included with other Mater Dei pilgrimages. If you ever wanted to go to Poland, but also sail the beautiful Danube River, this is your pilgrimage!
Join us on these amazing Divine Mercy pilgrimages following the lives of great Saints like Saint John Paul II, St. Maximilian Kolbe, St. Faustina Kowalska, Blessed Fr. Jerzy Popieluszko, and many others!
To see our Poland with Lithuania, or with Hungary or with Czech Republic pilgrimages, please click >>here<< for our Poland combinations webpage.
* Note: The Hungary 2022 brochure is not finished yet. Reply to this email if you wish to receive the brochure before it is released to the public.