Pope John Paul II strongly supported this prayer and fasting initiative conveying an Apostolic Blessing going forward to all who participate in the annual week of prayer and fasting.
Any children who would like to help in leading a Rosary at the Basilica are invited to join us. Please contact Blythe Kaufman for more information:
We hope many of you will consider offering prayers and fasting from Sept 21st through Sept 29th for the three main intentions of the week:
More information about the days events and the week of prayer and fasting click here.
"As a pledge of an abundance of Divine Blessings upon You and Yours, I paternally impart to all participants of the International Week of Prayer and Fasting My Most Heartfelt Apostolic Blessing!"-Pope John Paul II, October 1, 2001