Pilgrimage
 
 

 
Ruins of St. Paul’s, Macau, City of the Name of God

The Ruins of St. Paul's, a landmark of Macau, is a must-go for tourists. The sculptured motifs on this façade incorporate symbols of creation, redemption and salvation. The oriental characteristic is unique among Catholic churches all over the world.
Publish date: 2019 - 11 - 23


 
To Jesus through Mary: Fr. Denis Kong

Many Catholics have a deep devotion to Our Lady. Marian shrines such as Fatima, Lourdes, and Medjugorje also attract thousands of pilgrims year after year. Fountain of Grace invited Fr. Denis Kong to share with us how Our Lady leads us to Jesus.
Publish date: 2019 - 10 - 26


 
Our Lady of Medjugorje

Fr. Peter Leung will share with us why we should go to Medjugorje for a pilgrimage.
Publish date: 2019 - 5 - 25


 
Guardians of Canada: Our Lady of the Cape and Blessed Frédéric Janssoone

Trois-Rivières, a French-speaking city in Quebec, is the home of treasures of the Catholic Church in Canada. Blessed Frédéric Janssoone, a Franciscan friar who devoted all of his energy in spreading the Good News of Christ, might become Canada's next saint. A little-known stone chapel ultimately became a Marian shrine which attracts thousands of pilgrims yearly. Fountain of Grace uncovers these treasures for you.
Publish date: 2019 - 5 - 11


 
Little-Known Facts about the Holy Land: Basilica of the Annunciation

Nazareth, a small village in Israel, has become a notable destination of Christian pilgrimage due to the fact that Mary was chosen to be the mother of Jesus. How does the place where Mary accepted the invitation of God look like today?
Publish date: 2018 - 12 - 8


 
Holy Land: The Fifth Gospel

In the eyes of many Christians, being able to go on a pilgrimage to the Holy Land is a once-in-a-lifetime experience. By leading pilgrimage groups, Stanislaus Lee, a biblical scholar, helps pilgrims rediscover the Bible. Fountain of Grace takes you to the Holy Land.
Publish date: 2018 - 12 - 1


 
Lourdes – A Sanctuary for Healing

Lourdes is a small town in southern France. Every year, over 6 million pilgrims come to visit, including many patients in search for healing. Fountain of Grace will visit this Marian shrine that is well known for healing.
Publish date: 2018 - 5 - 26


 
A Journey through the Holy Door (Year of Mercy edition)

The province of Québec in Canada is where Catholicism first took root in North America. As a result, there are many historical churches. During the Jubilee of Mercy, in addition to going through Doors of Mercy, pilgrims can also deepen their understanding about the history of the Catholic Church in North America. Fountain of Grace takes a look at several shrines in Québec, and shares with you the joy of pilgrims as they passed through the Holy Door.
Publish date: 2016 - 10 - 29


 
Pope Francis: Within the family we learn how to forgive

(CNA/EWTN News) Pope Francis on the Feast of the Holy Family reflected on the power of forgiveness in families and compared everyday family life to an ongoing pilgrimage of prayer and love. “How important it is for our families to journey together towards a single goal! We know that we have a road to travel together; a road along which we encounter difficulties but also enjoy moments of joy and consolation,” the Pope said December 27 in his morning homily at St. Peter’s Basilica.
Publish date: 2015 - 12 - 30


 
Pope Francis at Philadelphia

Pope Francis visited the United States for the first time since he became pope in 2013. Philadelphia was the last stop in his journey. Fountain of Grace takes you to Philadelphia to share the excitement of the Papal Visit.
Publish date: 2015 - 11 - 14


 
Are We There Yet?

Mom and dad will bring four children between the ages of 4 and 11 all the way from the west to the east coast of the States to participate in a large scale event of the Catholic Church in North America – a papal mass attended by hundreds and thousands of people. How is this possible? Let us follow this special journey of Alan and Teresa's family.
Publish date: 2015 - 11 - 7


 
Rev. Denis Kong: Our Lady and my vocation

On this week’s “Love and Life”, we invited Rev. Denis Kong to share with us how Our Lady has shaped his vocation. He spoke extensively on his experiences on his pilgrimage to Marian apparition site, and explained the purpose of pilgrimages as well as the preparation one needs to make before going on a pilgrimage.
Publish date: 2015 - 8 - 15


 
Fr Denis Kong: A Pastor for the World Youth Day

On this week’s “Love and Life”, we invited Rev. Denis Kong from the Salesian family to share with us on his experiences leading many groups of youths to World Youth Days over the years. In addition to forming young people, participating in World Youth Days allowed him to personally experience the different cultures and lifestyles across the world. Every pilgrimage requires a heart of patience and endurance from us to deal with unforeseen circumstances. Through pilgrimages such as World Youth Days, we hope to grow from them and refocus on the meaning of our life.
Publish date: 2015 - 8 - 1


 
In the Footsteps of Jesus

Seeking to know Jesus from a new perspective, Fr. Carlos Martins led a group of pilgrims from North America to the Holy Land. Fountain of Grace shares with you how these pilgrims follow the footsteps of Jesus.
Publish date: 2014 - 12 - 6


 
A Journey through the Holy Door

In celebration of the 350th anniversary of the Basilica Cathedral Notre Dame of Québec, the Archdiocese of Québec declared December 8, 2013 to December 28, 2014 to be a jubilee year. A Holy Door, the seventh in the world and the first outside of Europe, was built in the Basilica-Cathedral for the occasion. The Holy Door will close on December 28 2014 and will only open again in the next jubilee. Fountain of Grace was there to witness the joy of pilgrims as they entered the Holy Door.
Publish date: 2014 - 11 - 15


 
Encounter in Peru (2)

On this week's "Love and Life", Fr. Francis Ching and Po Yee continue to share with us their experiences during their journey to Peru in South America. During their pilgrimage they deepened their understanding of the Church history in Peru, and also had an opportunity to visit holy sites of St. Rose of Lima and St. Martin de Porres among others. They were also able to see the giant cross and Jesus over looking the city of Lima.
Publish date: 2014 - 10 - 4


 
The Martyrs’ Shrine

The Martyrs Shrine in Midland, Ontario is consecrated to the memory of the Jesuit missionaries who sacrificed their lives when bringing the Catholic faith to the aboriginals in Canada almost 400 years ago. The Shrine has become a place where believers renew their faith and learn from the examples of the martyrs.
Publish date: 2014 - 5 - 24


 
Western Europe Pilgrimage Series Part 6: Fr. Paul Pang: A Friend Near and Dear

In the last episode of the "Western Europe Pilgrimage Series", Fr. Paul Pang shares with us how he followed the footsteps of St. Francis to become a Franciscan in Assisi, St. Francis' hometown.
Publish date: 2014 - 1 - 2


 
Western Europe Pilgrimage Series Part 4: Lourdes – A Sanctuary for Healing

Lourdes is a small town in southern France. Every year, over 6 million pilgrims come to visit, including many patients in search for healing. In the fourth episode of the Western Europe Pilgrimage Series, we will visit this Marian shrine that is well known for healing.
Publish date: 2014 - 1 - 18


 
Western Europe Pilgrimage Series Part 3: Saints and Shrines

Catholics believe that bread and wine become the body and blood of Christ after being blessed by the priest in mass. Various eucharistic miracles have taken place over the years. St. Francis of Assisi is a well-known saint. How much do you know about him and his hometown Assisi? In the third episode of the Western Europe Pilgrimage Series, we will look at the lives of a number of saints, as well as two eucharistic miracles.
Publish date: 2014 - 11 - 1


 
Western Europe Pilgrimage Series Part 2: The Secrets of Fatima

Millions of pilgrims visit Fatima every year. In the second episode of the Western Europe Pilgrimage Series, we will take a look at Fatima and the apparitions of Our Lady, as well as the secrets she revealed to the three shepherd children.
Publish date: 2014 - 4 - 1


 
Western Europe Pilgrimage Series Part 1: Embarking on a Pilgrimage

What is the purpose and meaning of going on a pilgrimage? Where are some of the popular Catholic pilgrimage sites, and what is special about them? The Western Europe Pilgrimage Series will show you what pilgrimages are all about.
Publish date: 2013 - 12 - 28


 
World Youth Day

Publish date: 2013 - 7 - 27


 
28th World Youth Day Pilgrimage

Publish date: 2013 - 7 - 20