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October 13, 2019  

Talk 102nd Anniversary of the Sixth Apparition of Fatima

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Reverend Luke grew up in small town Indiana. Raised nominally Catholic, he experienced a profound conversion while at a rock concert during his freshman year at Ball State U. He transferred to Franciscan University of Steubenville.

Upon graduating from Franciscan University in 1996, he joined the Community of Franciscan Friars of the Renewal. The friars live a radical life concentrated on prayer, fraternity, hands on work with the poor and the new evangelization. Fr. Luke was ordained to the priesthood in 2003. He served as vocation director, postulant director, and presently, director of priestly studies. Fr. Luke gives retreats and leads pilgrimages.

 

August 13, 2019  

Fr. Matt Mauriello talks about the Fatima apparition

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Fr. Matt attended Holy Apostles Seminary in Cromwell, CT, as a belated vocation. He was ordained in the Marian Year on Jan. 11, 1988 and served as chaplain of the Catholic University in the Diocese of Ponce, Puerto Rico.He was been serving in the Diocese of Bridgeport since 1991. In 2005, Fr. Matt earned his Licentiate Degree (S.T.L.) in the Theology of Mary at the International Marian Research Institute located at the University of Dayton, a branch of the Pontifical Marianum University in Rome, Italy. Currently, Fr. Matt is the chaplain of St. Camillus Nursing Home in Stamford, CT. He has been regular columnist of Soul Magazine for over ten years and is the author of two books.

August 13, 2019  

Cardinal Raymund Burke delivers homily during the anniversary of Fatima apparitions

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Cardinal Raymund Burke delivers homily during the anniversary of Fatima apparitions.

June 13, 2019  

Talk on June 13, 2019 - Fr Ronan Murphy

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Talk on June 13, 2019 - Fr Ronan Murphy

Reverend Ronan Murphy hails from Dublin, Ireland and is a priest of the Camden N.J. Diocese. Ordained on the feast of our Lady of Fatima, May 13 in the Jubilee Year 2000, Father has served as Parochial Vicar at St. Mary’s Parish, Gloucester City and St. Peter’s in Merchantville. He also served at All Saints, Perth City in Australia for two years and has given missions and conferences in many countries.

June 13, 2019  

David Carollo delivers the talk on June 13th event at the Shrine

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David Carollo is the Executive Director of the World Apostolate of Fatima USA. Mr. Carollo’s responsibilities include overall operations of the National Blue Army Shrine of Our Lady of Fatima, located in Washington, NJ; the Apostolate’s hotel & retreat center, Domus Pacis, located in Fatima, Portugal, and the Apostolate’s mission of spreading the message of Fatima in collaboration with the New Evangelization.

A lifelong Blue Army member, he served on the National Board in various capacities including as president, and is a member of the International Board of the World Apostolate of Fatima. As one of the leading Fatima experts, he has been a frequent guest on EWTN, including The Church Universal, Jim and Joy, and Primetime Sunday with the late Fr. Andrew Apostoli. He is also a frequent guest on Relevant Radio with Drew Mariani, and a regular host Winds of Change radio in Chicago. He is a regular speaker at Marian conferences, Fatima events, Catholic universities and parishes, and the Fatima Shrine in Portugal.

May 13, 2019  

Talk on the 102nd Anniversary of the Apparition of Our Lady of Fatima by Fr. Luke Fletcher

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Talk on the 102nd Anniversary of the Apparition of Our Lady of Fatima by Fr. Luke Fletcher, CFR

May 13, 2019  

Archbishop Chaput - Homily on the 102nd Anniversary of the Apparition of Our Lady of Fatima

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Most Rev. Charles J. Chaput, OFM - Homily on the 102nd Anniversary of the Apparition of Our Lady of Fatima

August 13, 2018  

His Eminence, Raymond Cardinal Burke delivers homily during the Fatima Anniversary Celebration

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His Eminence, Raymond Cardinal Burke delivers homily during the Fatima Anniversary Celebration on August 13, 2018 at the Blue Army Shrine of Our Lady of Fatima in Washington, New Jersey.

July 13, 2018  

The Core Message of Fatima - the Heart of Mary as Mother, talk by Fr. Joshua Caswell

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The Core Message of Fatima - the Heart of Mary as Mother, talk by Fr. Joshua Caswell.

Father Joshua Caswell is an associate pastor at St. John Cantius Parish in Chicago, IL.

He, along with his brother, were the last priests ordained by
Francis Cardinal George in 2014. He graduated from Holy Apostles College
and Seminary with a Bachelor of Arts in Philosophy and a Masters in
Divinity. As a member of the Canons Regular of St. John Cantius, he acts
as chaplain for Quo Vadis Young Adults and has worked with digital communications and the graphic arts for many years.

May 16, 2018  

Feast of Our Lady of Fatima - Homily of Bishop Checcio at the National Blue Army Shrine in New Jersey

The Most Rev. James F. Checchio was named the Bishop of the Diocese of Metuchen by Pope Francis on March 8, 2016. He was ordained and installed as the Fifth Bishop of Metuchen on May 3, 2016