“From Ocean to Ocean” – Farewell, Mexico!

The Black Madonna’s pilgrimage through Mexico is at long last coming to an end. For two years and three months Our Lady visited this large country of 122 million people. Beatriz Gonzalez and her husband, Jose Luis Garcia Chagoyan, of the Vida Florida movement were coordinators of Our Lady’s Mexico journey. We are grateful for . . . Read more

The Black Madonna Inspires Religious in their Vocations

Ever since the From Ocean to Ocean Campaign in Defense of Life began in the Summer of 2012 in Vladivostok, Russia, the pilgrimage has encouraged the faithful to seek the intercession of Our Blessed Mother and has implored prayers from members of the Church, especially consecrated religious. In keeping with this mission, the pilgrim icon . . . Read more

Our Lady of Czestochowa Pilgrim Icon Returns to the Pacific Ocean

Just over two years after the worldwide From Ocean to Ocean Campaign in Defense of Life began on the Russian Pacific Coast in Vladivostok, the Black Madonna returned to the world’s largest ocean, this time on the West Coast of America in Astoria, Oregon. Achieving this great milestone on Independence Day, July 4, our small . . . Read more