Visited this beautiful shrine on Oct. 12th, 2018. (https://www.guadalupeshrine.org/) Also enjoyed the beautiful fall foliage of Wisconsin. The Novena Chapel (not the main church) A statue of St. Juan Diego and the beautiful image of our Holy Mother and roses. Waking the paths of the Shrine. A beautiful statue of St. Kateri Tekakwitha. My picture … Continue reading Shrine of Our Lady of Guadalupe (La Crosse, WI)
Visited this wonderful abbey Mount Angel Abbey in December, 2016. It has a wonderful natural history museum.
Franciscan Monastery of St. ClareI was fortunate to have the opportunity of attending their open house in February, 2015. This unique open house was the only time the cloistered area where the nuns reside was open to the public.
New Mellary Abbey is a Trappist Monastery located southwest of Dubuque, IA. It is such a wonderful place to visit. Also, our family purchased both of my parents' Beautiful wooden caskets from these Trappists (one of cherry wood and the other of walnut wood) upon their deaths.