Blessed November 18th!

Greetings from the Confidentia Shrine,  With the falling of the leaves and the dreary weather, the month of November reminds us of our mortality: All Saints’ and Souls’ Day at the beginning of November and Christ the King on the last Sunday of the liturgical year evoke thoughtfulness and quiet contemplation. Due to the attack …

Blessed October 18th!

Greetings from the Confidentia Shrine, During these days the worldwide Schoenstatt Family prepares for our founding day on October 18, 1914. Many of us may ask ourselves, what would have become of us without this day, the faith and perseverance of our founder, Father Joseph Kentenich, and the sodalists!?  Many of us, who have sealed …

Blessed September 18th!

Greetings from the Confidentia Shrine! During the month of September we celebrate Our Lady’s birthday (Sept. 8), her holy name (Sept. 12), and today we reflect on her Seven Sorrows, which of course also reminds us of the day Schoenstatt’s founder, Father Joseph Kentenich was called into eternity in 1968. Today, we commemorate Schoenstatt’s founding.

Blessed July 15th!

Greetings from the Confidentia Shrine,On July 8, the day we commemorate Father Kentenich’s ordination to the priesthood in 1910, a group ofdevoted Schoenstatters gathered at the cathedral of Corpus Christi to make a pilgrimage in thefootsteps of our father and founder. Seventy-five years ago, between June 13 and June 19, 1948, FKtraveled by car from …