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Our Event

Experience Lent fully this year!

Are you tired of giving up sweets and coffee for Lent?  

Are you ready to embark on a different Lenten practice?

Are you ready to leave your comfort zone for a day and challenge yourself 

physically, spiritually and personally?

We invite you to join us on a 10-mile pilgrimage

of prayer through meditating upon the scenes of our Lord’s sufferings and death.

 WHEN 
Date:                    Sunday, March 17, 2024

Registration:        8:30 AM - 10:00 AM

Leaving Linden:  10:30 AM

 

 WHERE  

The walking Pilgrimage will begin at the Archdiocesan Shrine of St. John Paul II (St. Theresa of the Child Jesus Parish) 131 E. Edgar Rd., Linden, NJ and conclude at the Most Sacred Heart of Jesus Cathedral 89 Ridge St., Newark, NJ with the Holy Eucharist.

 

 TRANSPORTATION  

Transportation to the Shrine of St. John Paul II is the responsibility of the participants.

We will have buses providing transportation for those who will be leaving their cars in Linden and need a ride back from the Cathedral to Linden. To purchase tickets for the bus click on link tickets online.

Please note, the number of tickets is limited.  Please reserve your ticket today!

 

CARS ARE NOT ALLOWED TO FOLLOW THE PILGRIMAGE!

Click here to get more info about logistics and transportation

 

 WHAT TO TAKE WITH YOU  

Small backpack, rosary, raincoat/umbrella, some dry food, a sandwich, snack, water, tissues and wet wipes, band aids, comfortable walking shoes, appropriate clothing.  

Hot tea and coffee will be provided at the rest stop.  This service will be provided by individual groups.  

 

Check soon for more info!

Join us! Take up your cross and walk with Jesus!

Would you like to be more involved in this event?

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