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America's Favorite Place of Pilgrimage (Shrine of Mary, Help of Christians Chapel at Holy Hill, Wis.
Description2 pages
City, StateErin, WI
DenominationCatholic Church
SubjectFine Arts
NotesThe church interior suggests sacred and unspeakably precious memories to those multitudes who have felt the burdens of life removed -- and the health of soul and body restored -- before leaving its hallowed portals. On special days of pilgrimage the approach to the confessionals are thronged with visitors who willingly wait -- sometimes for hours -- to avail themselves of the holy Sacrament of Penance, as the essential crowning event and fulfillment of their wholesome exercises of mortification and contrition during their pilgrimage.
CollectionJames R. Tanis Collection of Church Postcards
ContributorPrinceton Theological Seminary
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