“To Jesus with Mary.”


Days Open: Every Wednesday and Saturday, First Friday and Fridays of Lent (not Good Friday).


Hours of Operation: Open at 10:30 am and close at 1:30 pm on weekdays and 3:00 pm on Saturdays.


All are welcome to visit one of Michigan’s Marian shrines—a truly holy place where God is adored, the Blessed Virgin Mary is honored, and the Holy Spirit is experienced. We are eager to see you!


We are all invited to the lifelong pilgrimage to Heaven. Come visit us on a local pilgrimage, or join us to walk in the footsteps of Jesus in the Holy Land.


As a Franciscan ministry, we are in the spiritual tradition within the Catholic Church of St. Francis of Assisi who renewed Christians, the “living stones,” by “building” them up in the Holy Spirit with a more radical living of Jesus Christ’s Gospel

Father Alex

Franciscan Friar and priest, he loves to share God’s word and wisdom with you so we can all “be conformed to the image of [God’s] Son.” (Romans 8:29)

“Interview and January & February Events”

Dear Friends, Happy New Year!  As we begin Ordinary Time, we have some extraordinary events—and graces to boot—awaiting you (in God’s good pleasure). Fr. Alex’s interview on “Journeys of Hope” (a weekly audio broadcast & podcast program) with Mary Jane Fox of...

Bridge of Roses

This new film, “Bridge of Roses,” tells the story of Our Lady of the Cape and promotes the Confraternity of the Most Holy Rosary.  This faith-inspiring docudrama tells how one priest, Fr. Luc Desilets, transformed his tiny lukewarm parish in Quebec, Canada, to what became a national shrine through the Confraternity—really by the praying of the Rosary. 

To learn more about the film please view the trailer.