Pilgrims are running bearing a torch honoring Our Lady of Guadalupe, in a sixty-day journey from The Basilica of Our Lady of Guadalupe in Mexico City, Mexico to St. Patrick Cathedral in Manhattan, New York. The Torch and Pilgrims will arrive at St. Paul, Wilmington to share in a meal at 5:00 PM and mass and fellowship at 7:00 PM. They will stay overnight at parishioners’ homes in Wilmington.
All are welcome to participate in the mass on Sunday, December 5, at 7:00 PM. Please contact Miriam Dominguez (302-723-2305) or Brother Chris, (302-576-4123 if anyone is interested in:
running or riding from the previous torch site, Baltimore, to Wilmington on Sunday, December 5 [Transportation to Baltimore will be organized.]
Running or riding from Wilmington to the next destination in Pennsylvania on Monday, December 6
[Return transportation will be organized.]
Helping prepare the welcoming Torch Pilgrim Dinner
Offering 1 or 2 guest Torch pilgrims overnight housing/posada
Our Lady of Guadalupe Events, 2010
Sunday, December 5: Guadalupe Torch Arrives from Mexico
7:00 PM: Mass & Rosary, blessing of pilgrims who will run to Philadelphia on Monday, December 6.
Saturday, December 11
6:00 PM: Our Lady of Lourdes, Seaford: Mass, Mañanitas, Folkloric dancing
6:30 PM: Our Lady of Fatima, New Castle: mass followed b dinner, rosary, Juan Diego play, and Mañanitas with mariachis.
7:00 PM: St. Agnes, Rising Sun: Mass featuring banda
7:00 PM: St. Mary, Refuge of Sinners, Cambridge: Mass
7:00 PM: St. Paul: Rosary, 8:00 PM: Mass, 9:00 PM: Mañanitas
9:30 PM-12:00 PM: Holy Angels, Newark, featuring banda, mariachis, Juan Diego play, blessings, and a candlelight procession
10:00 PM: Holy Cross, Dover
10:00 PM: Holy