OLSW Makes its Annual Pilgrimage to the Martyrs’ Shrine, Midland

Posted March 27, 2017 6:25 pm by Karen Hanlon

OLSW Makes its Annual Pilgrimage to the Martyrs’ Shrine, Midland

On March 15, the eve of Saints Jean de Brebeuf’s and Gabriel Lalemant’s martyrdom anniversary, a busload of OLSW pilgrims set out from Barry’s Bay for OLSW’s annual pilgrimage to Martyrs’ Shrine in Midland, Ontario. Walking the snowy grounds trodden by these Canadian saints immersed the OLSW pilgrims deep in Canadian history and Catholic Canadian culture. The pilgrims, blessed by this unique experience, saw the places where the martyrs laboured, preached, lived and died. OLSW’s motto is Veritas Vos Liberabit; this pilgrimage presented the opportunity to walk the grounds where two Jesuits and unnamed Huron martyrs witnessed to this same

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