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75th Year Jubilee of the National Shrine of Mariamabad

Mariamabad: The National Shrine of Mariamabad is gearing up to celebrate a major milestone – its 75th anniversary.
This sacred place has been a beacon of hope and faith for generations, and the upcoming jubilee is a testament to the enduring power of devotion and spirituality.

In a video message, Fr. Tariq George, Rector of the National Shrine, extended a warm welcome to all pilgrims and faithful, inviting them to join in the celebrations. He expressed his joy and gratitude for the opportunity to mark this significant occasion.

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In the video, Fr. Tariq George elaborated on the preparations for the Jubilee celebrations. The National Shrine has been a sacred destination for 75 years, attracting countless pilgrims seeking blessings, grace, and virtues. This year’s jubilee celebration will be a momentous occasion, featuring:

– The launch of a new book showcasing the miracles of Mary
– A collection of hymns in her honor
– The distribution of T-shirts and keychains, symbolizing the unity and joy of the faithful

As part of the celebrations, the Chief Minister of Punjab, Maryam Nawaz Sharif, visited Mariamabad on March 31, 2024, during Easter. Furthermore, this historic visit marks the first time a Chief Minister has visited Mariamabad in its 131-year history.

Additionally, for the first time in 131 years, a Bishop/Archbishop celebrated the Holy Mass with the faithful at the National Shrine on Easter this year.

Fr. Tariq George emphasized the significance of this jubilee year, urging the faithful to come together as one family and express their devotion and love to Holy Mary. He prayed that Holy Mary, the Queen of Mercy and Love, may always protect and bless the families and homes of the faithful.

Here is video message by Fr. Tariq George: Watch Here

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