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Diocesan Pilgrimage To Quebec For International Eucharistic Congress Print E-mail

Calendar Announcement

WHAT: Join Bishop William Murphy, Msgr. Francis J. Schneider and participants from around the world for a six-day pilgrimage to the 49th Eucharistic Congress in Quebec, Canada. The pilgrimage will include five days of celebration, adoration, catechesis and cultural events designed to enliven your faith and deepen your appreciation of the Eucharistic Mystery. The pilgrimage will also include participation in the closing Eucharistic Celebration presided over by Pope Benedict XVI.*

The pilgrimage includes full American breakfast daily plus two dinners with evenings free to: visit the sacred shrines of the saints and martyrs who made Quebec the cradle of Catholicism in North America; see the historic sites of the St. Lawrence River Region and join in the festivities of Quebec Cityís 400tth Anniversary celebration.

* (subject to Holy Fatherís schedule)

WHEN: 49th Eucharistic Congress will take place June 18-23, 2008

WHERE: Quebec City, Quebec, Canada

PACKAGE PRICE: $1895 + $100 departure taxes. Package price is per person sharing twin rooms, based on a minimum of 45 paying participants. Price includes $200 conference registration fee.

FOR MORE INFO: For brochure or Congress registration information contact Msgr. Schneider at 631-271-4455 or


Sean P. Dolan
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