Americans spotlight a unique shrine in France

1 January 2022

Americans spotlight a unique shrine in France
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Further to 2 years work and untiring efforts to renew a century of friendship with the USA, and with the unfailing support of Susan Tassone the Holy Souls Champion, the shrine of Our Lady of Montligeon, world center of prayer for the dead, find its way back under the US spotlight.

From Dec. 6 to Dec. 10, 2021, Rev. Fr. Paul Denizot, Rector of the shrine of Our Lady of Montligeon, and Ms. Martine Courvoisier, the International Development & English-Speaking Missions Assistant, were hosted at EWTN Global Catholic Network HQ (5817, Old Leeds Rd, irondale, AL.35210 – USA). They were the special guests of EWTN Live with Fr. Mitch Pacwa on Dec. 8, 2021 and interviewed by EWTN radio and TV major hosts.

To name but a few: Johnnette Benkovic Williams (Women of Grace), Michelle Johnson (Director of Communication for EWTN Social Media and Inside EWTN), and Thom Price (EWTN Radio team).

Tune in on: Dec. 7, 2021, at 11 am ET for Women of Grace LIVE Radio show with Johnnette Williams,

And on Dec. 8, 2021, at 8 pm ET for “EWTN Live with Fr. Mitch“.

Early November, supporting the public fervor relating to the feasts of All Saints and All Souls Days, several articles were published in the US press, and on digital, such as on Aleteia international website and in the National Catholic Register by their local correspondent in Europe further to Fr. Denizot’s interview extensively presenting the sole shrine in the world devoted to the prayer for the dead, where everyone is most welcome,  especially the bereaved seeking consolation and a meaning in their grief,

A French Marian shrine dedicated to praying for the dead

Additionally, Courvoisier was the guest of Fr. Edward Looney and on All Saints Day, for his “How they love Mary” podcasted shows, thus reviewing the shrine chronicles and its present year-round spirituals activities but also enhancing the benefit one recommending one’s beloved ( living or dead) in the Fraternity of Our Lady of Montligeon to benefit from the Perpetual Mass and additional prayers on a permanent basis.  

A unique shrine

Subsequently interviewed in turn by Michael Brown for his website, Courvoisier extensively explained further the specificities of such a shrine, and what kind of people come and stay, Michael Brown offered a place of choice on his website by posting on All Souls Day a full article detailing this most uncommon prayer site.

In the recent days, growing interest brought Miracle Hunter Michael O’Neill host of EWTN Radio and expert on Marian shrines to interview further Courvoisier live on this so unique Marian shrine that he had missed in his recent tour in France.

A shrine devoted to the deliverance of the poor souls

Moreover, Kathie Dugan of Radio Maria Louisiana sought out Courvoisier for a live interview on the eve of the feast of Our Lady of Montligeon,  so as to hear more about this very special shrine devoted to and under the aegis of Our Lady of deliverance of the poor souls.

Keep checking this page for further updates and pictures!

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