GOSPA Prayer and Devotional Group
Pilgrimage to Fatima, Lourdes & Paris
Celebrating 100 Years of
Our Lady’s Apparitions
October 4 - 13, 2017
with Rev. James Marshall, Spiritual Director
Day 1 - USA - Lisbon
Depart USA for your overnight flights to Lisbon, Portugal. Dinner and breakfast
will be served on board the transatlantic segment.
Day 2 - Arrive Lisbon - Fatima
Upon arrival in Lisbon you will find your luggage and exit into the “Arrivals
Hall” where you will meet your guide and begin your pilgrimage with Mass at St.
Anthony’s Church. St. Anthony of Padua, widely known as (the patron saint of
lost objects was born in Lisbon where the church is now located. After Mass you
will depart for Santarem, one of the oldest cities in the world. You will walk
through its narrow streets to the Church of St. Stephen, containing the oldest
recorded Eucharistic Miracle. This miracle has been on continuous display since
1269 A.D. and you will have the opportunity to pray and venerate the Blessed
Sacrament before continuing on to Fatima for dinner and overnight.
Day 3 - 4 Fatima
The Blessed Mother appeared in 1917 to three simple shepherd children and
exhorted mankind to pray for world peace. During your tour of Fatima you will
experience the beauty of this spiritual town. You will celebrate Mass at the
Little Chapel of the Apparitions. You will see the Basilica, the site of
Francesco and Jacinta's graves, the Hamlet of Aljustrel where the children
lived, and Valinhos, the site of Our Lady's appearance after the children's
return from prison. Experience Christ's love as you walk and follow the Stations
of the Cross along the Via Sacra (The Sacred Way) culminating in the Chapel of
Calvary, which overlooks all of Fatima. Join pilgrims from around the world as
you pray for the sick, drink water from the miraculous well and participate in
nightly candlelight processions requested by Our Lady. Time for private
devotions before dinner each night.
Day 5 - Fatima - Lisbon - Lourdes
After breakfast make your way to Lisbon Airport for your flight to Toulouse.
Upon arrival, you will board your motor coach and travel through the Pyrenees
Mountains into Lourdes, the birthplace of St Bernadette, and where Our Lady
appeared in 1858 near the Grotto of Massabielle. After dinner, enjoy a
candlelight procession. Overnight in Lourdes.
Day 6 - 7 Lourdes
See a video presentation telling the story of Lourdes and enjoy a guided tour of
Lourdes which will include the sanctuary; the Grotto, where Our Lady appeared
under the title of the Immaculate Conception; the Basilica of the Rosary, the
Basilica of St Pius X, the world’s largest underground church; Boly Mill where
St Bernadette was born and the "Cachot," an abandoned prison where Bernadette’s
impoverished family lived; and the baths where hundreds of miraculous cures have
taken place.Dinner and overnight in Lourdes.
Day 8 - Lourdes - Paris
Today you will have an early flight to Paris. Upon arrival, you will begin with
Mass at the Shrine of the Miraculous Medal. View the incorrupt heart of St.
Vincent de Paul and the body of St. Catherine Labouret whose guardian angel led
her to the chapel where the Blessed Virgin displayed a vision of the miraculous
medal and later the green scapular. Next you will visit the Chapel of St,
Vincent de Paul, whose body lies in a glass reliquary above the altar. In the
afternoon you will have a panoramic sightseeing tour which includes the Notre
Dame Cathedral, the Eiffel Tower, L'Arc de Triomphe, the Champs Elysees and the
Louvre. Dinner and overnight in Paris.
Day 9 - Lisieux
After breakfast, depart for Lisieux where you will enjoy a tour of the home of
St. Therese whom Pope Pius X called "the greatest saint of modern times." Her
extraordinary love for God and service to humanity comes alive as you visit the
Basilica of Saint Therese and view the video detailing her life. Visit the
“Carmel” where St. Therese lived in Community, and stop at Les Buissonets, St.
Therese's family home to see many relics belonging to the "little flower."
Return to Paris for dinner and overnight.
Day 10 - Paris - USA
After breakfast, depart for Paris Airport and return flights to the USA.
trip airfare from Albuquerque, NM and ALL Airport Taxes & Fees
Accommodations in Superior Tourist and/or First Class Hotel, twin-bedded rooms
with private facilities
Breakfast and dinner daily
Transfers between airport and lodging with porterage at hotels
Assistance of Multi-lingual Tour Escort
Sightseeing as specified in itinerary
Packet / Document Portfolio
Mass and all spiritual activities coordinated by Rev. James Marshall
Tour # FP 1004-RB
Tour Price: $4,395* from Albuquerque, NM includes Airport Taxes
*based on double occupancy, and
subject to change until Paid-in-Full.
Single Rooms and Optional Travel Insurance Available - call for details
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800-715-6670 / 504-834-4951