The Continuing Impact of Our Lady of Guadalupe
Did you know that among Christians, the shrine of Our Lady of Guadalupe is the most visited pilgrimage site in the world? It is estimated there are 20 million visitors to the shrine every year. To put this in perspective, Rome is the second most visited site with approximately 7-9 million visitors a year.
Several weeks ago, I was blessed with the opportunity to visit Mexico City and the shrine of Our Lady of Guadalupe. The sheer number of visitors to the site of the Marian apparitions to Juan Diego and to the shrine displaying her gift of the miraculous image