Shrine of Our Lady of Guadalupe Launches New Website
Today the Shrine of Our Lady of Guadalupe launched a new interactive and redesigned website that has a strong focus on visual imagery, social media integration and content delivery. On the website, visitors will be able learn more about the apparitions of Our Lady of Guadalupe on the American continent in 1531 and the place of shrines and pilgrimages in the devotional life of Catholics, make the initial steps to plan a pilgrimage, listen to audio of homilies and talks delivered at the Shrine of Our Lady of Guadalupe, watch videos, enroll in membership guilds, light votive candles and make donations online, follow the daily happenings at the Shrine on The Cornerstone blog, post comments, and much more.
“We are very excited to launch our new website, which will greatly assist us in our mission to bring souls to Christ through Our Lady of Guadalupe, the Star of the New Evangelization,” said Leif Arvidson, Executive Director of the Shrine of Our Lady of Guadalupe. “We gratefully acknowledge the hard work of Eugene Diamond, Director of Communications and Development at the Shrine of Our Lady of Guadalupe, for his dedicated work on the new website. We also express our gratitude to Kickstart Media, the website designer.”
The new website will continue to evolve and improve. Some of the planned improvements include mobile versions of the website for phones, information on sacred art and architecture at the Shrine of Our Lady of Guadalupe, online editions of the quarterly magazine Sancta Maria de Guadalupe, a new and improved e-commerce platform for the Flores Mariae Gift Shop, a blog for the Culina Mariana Cafe chef, and more.
of Our Lady of Guadalupe, faithful to the message of the Blessed Virgin Mary through her appearances on the American continent in 1531, serves the spiritual needs of those who suffer poverty in body and soul. It is a place of ceaseless prayer for the corporal and spiritual welfare of God’s children, especially those in most need.