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Our Lady of the Cape pilgrim statue tours Canada and U.S.

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J-P Mauro - published on 05/15/22

Those with a Marian devotion are encouraged to watch a documentary on Our Lady of the Cape, released in 2021.

This year marks the 75th anniversary of the 1947 Marian Congress, and Canada is celebrating in style.The Marian Devotional Movement (MDM) has organized a cross-country tour of three replica statues of Our Lady of the Cape. 

Our Lady of the Cape

Our Lady of the Cape is a title given to the Blessed Mother in Cap-de-la-Madeleine, Quebec. Marian devotions in the region began as far back as the 17th century, but it was in the 19th century that the statue, which depicts Mary as she is said to have appeared to Catherine Laboure in 1830, came to Canada. 

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