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Betania II

Betania II

On April 19, 1979, Maria Esperanza created the Betania Foundation, a lay movement destines to evangelize, educate youth, develope the well-being of society, foster family life, and promote social justice. The ultimate purpose of the Foundation is by "loving one another", with the motto. "Shielded in faith to work for a better tomorrow."

Betania Venezuela

Betania Venezuela 

Pilgrimage to Betania Venezuela Aug 3-9 2014 Call Betania II for more information.  

Purgatory

Purgatory: The Forgotten Church

 Is Purgatory real? Could the Afterlife require suffering? Can the living help alleviate the anguish of the dead? This groundbreaking documentary investigates these compelling life-after-death questions through spiritual, scientific, and cultural persepctives.

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Maria Esperanza

Maria Esperanza

On March 25th 1984, The Mother of Christ appeared to her and 150 people Finca, Betania, Venezuela, under the title of "Mary, Virgin and Mother, Reconciler of all Peoples and Nations," The Church approved these apparations in 1987. After the apparations in Betania, Maria Esperanza spread the message of love, reconciliation and family unity throughout the world through conferances, dialogs and presentations. After suffering Parkinson's disease, she gave her soul to the Lord in New Jersey on August the 7th 2004 at the age of 75.

St. Joseph Oratory

St. Joseph Oratory

Pilgrimage to St. Joseph Oratory, Montreal, Canada
Plus visit to Shrine of Saint Kateri Takakwitha "Canonized Oct. 21, 2012 Call Betania II for more information.

The Holy Face of Jesus

The Holy Face of Jesus

We have all heard of the Shroud of Turin and the Veil of Veronica but what is the Holy Face of Manoppello? Devotion to the Holy Face has existed since the beginning of Christianity. When our Lord appeared to a Cloistered Carmelite nun, Sr. Marie St. Pierre, He asked her for a greater devotion to his Holy Face and acts of Reparation.