Shrine Walking Pilgrimage

Mary always points to her Son, Jesus Christ, our Lord and Savior. She said "Do whatever He tells you" John 2:5

   2017 Feast of the Holy Cross Walking Pilgrimage
to the Shrine of Our Lady of Good Help

No, it’s not too early to get the date  on  your calendar.  weekend dates of September 15 - 17, 2017.  We want you to know well in advance  in  case  you  need  to plan  for  vacation  and  keep your schedule free. It’s hard to believe  this  will  be  our  seventh  year  of  making  wonderful friendships  and  honoring  the  Feast  of  the  Holy  Cross, our parish namesake.  Maybe this is the year you will join us! 


Shrine of Our Lady of Good Help
About the Shrine

Pilgrims from around the world have been experiencing the Shrine for over 150 years.  

Bishop David Ricken announced on Wednesday, December 8th, 2010 that he  officially approves the Marian apparitions that occurred on the the site of the Shrine of Our Lady of Good Help. The announcement was made during a special Mass for the Feast of the Immaculate Conception held at the Shrine which is located at Champion, Wisconsin.

In 2016, the United States Conference of Catholic Bishops (USCCB) officially designated these grounds as a National Shrine.


National Radio Host discusses the shrine


To read about the shrines history or to get directions