LIFT Pilgrimage to the National Shrine & Museum of St. Therese. All women of the parish are invited to join St. John Neumann women’s LIFT (Living in Faith Together) on a one-day pilgrimage to The National Shrine and Museum of St. Therese in Darien, Ill., on Saturday, May 16, from 9 a.m. to 2:30 p.m.

The pilgrimage includes an interactive talk given by a member of the museum staff on the life of St. Therese with Q&A time, a guided tour of the Museum and its relics and artifacts, free time for prayer, the Meditation Garden, and the Carmelite Gift Shop, a video on the life of the Little Flower, a closing prayer service and blessing and lunch. Tickets must be purchased in advance. Cost $50, which includes bus transportation (limited seating) from St. John Neumann, leaves at 8:00 a.m. and will return at approximately 3:30 p.m. Cost $30 is without bus transportation. Tickets also available at the Parish Office Monday through Thursday and Saturday during office hours or on Sunday at the Welcome Desk. Register by February 16