Shrine news

Construction has begun on the Marian Catechist Bookstore! #AMDG

Construction has begun on the Marian Bookstore Project. A grand opening will take place this Spring! Ad Majorem Dei Gloriam.

The New Youth Guild

Saint José Sánchez del Río Beginning in January 2022, the new patron for the Shrine’s youth guild will be Saint José Sánchez del Río—the 14-year-old youth from Mexico who, for the witness of his Catholic Faith, was imprisoned, tortured and...

Solemnity of Our Lady of Guadalupe

DEC 13, 2021 Español Shrine of Our Lady of GuadalupeLa Crosse, Wisconsin Zech 2, 14-17Jdt 13, 18bcde. 19Rv 11, 19a; 12, 1-6a.10abLk 1, 26-38 Praised be Jesus Christ! The vision of Saint John Apostle and Evangelist, recounted in today’s reading...

December 2021 Newsletter

Praised be Jesus Christ! Dear Brothers and Sisters in Christ, It greatly pleases me to inform you that I will soon be offering my first public Mass since my hospitalization on August 10th of this year. Although my rehabilitation remains...

Marian Catechist Apostolate: New Interim International Coordinator

His Eminence, Raymond Leo Cardinal Burke, has appointed Mr. Don Fier to the position of Interim International Coordinator of the Marian Catechist Apostolate. Mr. Fier resides in the the Archdiocese of Saint Paul and Minneapolis. He is a husband, father,...

Catholic Politicians and Non-Admittance to Holy Communion

28 October 2021 Feast of Saints Simon and Jude, Apostles Praised be Jesus Christ! Dear brothers and sisters in Christ, For the past several months, the intention of the Church in the United States of America has been very much...

Cardinal Burke’s November 2021 Newsletter

Christ and the Church: Triumphant, Suffering and Militant Praised be Jesus Christ! Dear Brothers and Sisters in Christ, Last month, I was pleased to inform you that, by the grace of God and through an intensive rehabilitation program, I have...

2021 State of the Shrine Address

Father Paul Check, Executive Director of the Shrine delivers our "2021 State of the Shrine Address." This address was filmed in the Shrine Church and covers updates on pilgrimage, the upcoming quincentenary, the retreat house, and more.

Shrine Receives 2021 Travelers’ Choice Award

The Shrine of Our Lady of Guadalupe is honored to receive Tripadvisor's 2021 Travelers’ Choice Award for destinations that consistently earn great reviews from travelers and are ranked in the top 10% of properties on Tripadvisor. We know that without...