Marge Fenelon is a Catholic wife, mother, author, award-winning journalist, columnist, blogger, and speaker. She's been awarded the 2015 Egan Journalism Fellowship, which recognizes exceptional journalists who have demonstrated excellence in their reporting for Catholic media in the United States. She’s a frequent contributor to a number of Catholic publications and websites, a weekly contributor to Relevant Radio’s “Morning Air Show” and a popular guest on many other Catholic radio and television shows. She blogs at National Catholic Register and as a speaker has touched the hearts of audiences in a variety of venues. She's written several books about Marian devotion and Catholic family life. Her latest book is Our Lady, Undoer of Knots: Living the Novena (A Guided Meditation from the Holy Land) (Ave Maria Press, 2015).
When’s God Gonna Show Up?
Our Lady, Undoer of Knots: A Living Novena (Guided Reflections from the Holy Land)
PILGRIMAGE TO ITALY SEPTEMBER 1-12, 2016
Twelve days: September 01-September 12, 2016
Including St. Maria Goretti, St. Rita of Cascia, St. Philomena, St. Monica, St. Vincent Pallotti, St. Padre Pio, St. Francis, St. Clare, Eucharistic Miracles, plus the Feast Day of Blessed Mother Teresa of Calcutta, the Jubilee for Workers and Volunteers of Mercy (possible canonization of Blessed Mother Teresa by Pope Francis) and entrance through FOUR HOLY DOORS for the Year of Mercy.
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