Saturday, January 5, 2019
Day 10 - Fri, 1/4/19 - Loreto to Assisi
The day begins with Mass at the Basilica of the Holy House, believed to be the house of the Holy Family, a site visited by many saints including Sts. John Paul II, Ignatius of Loyola, Alponsus LIgouri, Therese of Lisieux, Francis de Sales, Josemaría Escrivá, Charles Borromeo and Maximilian Kolbe, among others. After Loreto we visited St. Joseph Cupertino, the patron saint of air travelers, test takers and weak students (many prayers were requested). We then had an amazing lunch at Osteria Moderna and traveled our final leg to Assisi!
We started the day with 9am Mass at the Basilica of St. Francis followed by a tour of the Basilicas of St. Francis and St. Clare. After the...
We started the day with 8:30am Mass in the same chapel that Padre Pio celebrated Mass and then venerated his body before driving to visit th...