Sunday, February 01, 2015

Pilgrimage to Sheshan

During the Season of Advent 2014, Frs. Ezakias and Jose accompanied a group of faithful from Hong Kong on an advent pilgrimage to the shrine of Our Lady of Sheshan, Shanghai, China. During the three-day trip, the group also visited 12 Churches in and around the city of Shanghai.  
Shrine of Our Lady of Sheshan
On March 1, 1868 the shrine was dedicated and the image of Our Lady Help of Christians was blessed, which was copied from Our Lady of Victory in Paris.
The Shrine dedicated to Our Lady of Sheshan is located in the district of Song Jiang, Shang Hai
St. Ignatius Cathedral Church, Shanghai - 
Qibao Old Town, Shanghai 
Qibao Catholic Church (七宝天主教堂) was Built in 1866
was originally known as "Church of the Assumption of Mary."
The Shanghai Skyline

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