On May 1st, Pope Francis kicked off a month-long Rosary marathon for the end of the pandemic. Throughout May, the Rosary is prayed from a different Marian shrine every day for the end of the Covid-19 pandemic.
The basilica marks the spot where tradition holds that the Angel Gabriel appeared to the Virgin Mary. Read more
May 3 marks the Feast of the Most Holy Virgin Mary, Queen of Poland, and Constitution Day, a national holiday. Read more
“This is what we ourselves had been doing, starting three years ago,” said Bishop John Keenan. Read more
The pope will lead a rosary live from St. Peter’s Basilica. Read more
The month-long “prayer marathon” will involve 30 Catholic shrines worldwide Read more