Day of reflection at the Auriesville Shrine


Christ the King parishioner Fran Schmidt will be speaking during the pilgrimage sponsored by the Albany Chapter of the Magnificat on Saturday, September 11, 2021, from 10:30 to 2 p.m. at the Our Lady of Martyrs Shrine in Auriesville, NY. This day of spiritual renewal will take place on holy ground where Sts. Isaac Jogues, René Goupil, and Jean de Lalande were martyred and St. Kateri Tekakwitha was born. The schedule for the day will be as follows: 10:30 a.m.: Arrive at the Coliseum 11 a.m.: Mass 11:30 a.m.: Praying the Rosary Noon: Lunch in the Visitors’ Center (bring a bag lunch and a beverage) 1 p.m.: Praise and worship in the Outdoor Shrine of St. Kateri Tekakwitha 1:20 p.m.: Reflection by Fran Schmidt; topic: "New Beginnings -- Honoring Those Who Died and Survived 9/11” 2 p.m.: Closing song Please plan to come and bring a friend to rejoice in the presence of the Lord. For more information, you can visit online or send an e-mail: http://www.magnificat-ministry.org/ny-albany; albanymagnificat@gmail.com Tickets: Free-will donation. E-mail registration (click here) Please provide your name, phone number, and parish name in your e-mail. Reservations are open until Wednesday, September 8th. For registration information, please call Diane Bigos at (518) 810-1310.