What is a Pilgrimage?
A pilgrimage is a journey to a sacred place undertaken as an act of religious devotion. Its purpose may be simply to venerate a certain saint or ask some spiritual favor; beg for physical cure or perform an act of penance; express thanks or fulfill a promise.
The Modern Catholic Dictionary
This year 3 pilgrimages in each region of the state. This is a great way to work in partnership with our Dioceses. The pilgrimage will not only be for the Knights but for all of our Parishes to participate in.
The 3 Pilgrimages scheduled are as follows:
Kansas City / St. Joseph Diocese - September 27, 2015
Conception Abbey & Clyde Monastery
Conception, MO & Clyde, MO
Jefferson City Diocese - October 4, 2015
Mary Mother of the Church National Shrine
Archdiocese of St. Louis - October 4, 2015
Old St. Ferdinand Shrine & Historical Site