Thousands Make Pilgrimage To Guadalupe Festival In Des PlainesThousands of pilgrims have been flocking to a Catholic church in Des Plaines since Sunday night, for the Feast of Our Lady of Guadalupe.
Thousands Make Pilgrimage To Des Plaines For Our Lady Of GuadalupeArchbishop Blase Cupich joined thousands of Catholics in northwest suburban Des Plaines overnight, as they began an annual 36-hour celebration of Our Lady of Guadalupe, to honor the patron saint of Mexico.
Mayor, Aldermen To Fast In Support Of Immigration ReformThe mayor's office says the 54-year-old's fast will begin at 7 p.m. Thursday when Emanuel speaks during an event at a church on the city's South Side. He'll be attending a Mass at St. Pious Church to mark the Feast of Our Lady of Guadalupe.
An Estimated 100,000 Flock To Des Plaines To Honor The Virgin GuadalupeThousands of the faithful gathered in Des Plaines Monday for the conclusion of a two-day festival marking the day it is believed the Virgin Guadalupe appeared to a peasant in Mexico.