Guard of Honor 150th Celebration

Photos from the celebration!


PROGRAM FOR THE 150th ANNIVERSARY OF THE GUARD OF HONOR

MAY 8, 9, 10, 11 AND 12, 2013

PARAY-LE-MONIAL, FRANCE

WEDNESDAY, MAY 8th, AFTERNOON:

Welcome Gathering, at the Salle (Hall) Ste-Marguerite-Marie

-Supper

-Introduction of the groups present, and of countries represented.

THURSDAY, MAY 9th,  SOLEMNITY OF THE ASCENSION

-Conference: Fr. Bernard Peyrous (Rector of the Shrines)

-Free time at Shrines

-Dinner

-Mass, 3:00 P.M. (Mons. Benoit Rivière, our Bishop)

-Directives and free time

-Supper

-Presentation: Geneviève Vignes, “The Evolution of the Guard of Honor from 1863 to Our Times.”

FRIDAY, MAY 10th

-Trip to Moulins

-Mass  10 : 30 A.M.

-Food for the trip (prepared by the hotel)

-Presentation: On the Sacred Heart and the Museum of the Visitation (made by some of the groups)

-Return to Paray-le-Monial

-Supper

-Vigil of Mercy (Basílica).

SATURDAY, MAY 11th

-Trip to Bourg-en-Bresse

-Visit to the tomb of Sr. Mary of the Sacred Heart Bernaud, Foundress

-Picnic

-Trip to Ars

-Free time to visit the Shrine

-Return to Paray

-Recreational show.

SUNDAY, MAY 12th

-Conference:  “The Sacred Heart, the Hope of the World”

-Mass, to be celebrated either at Parc des Chapelains or at the Salle Ste-Marguerite-Marie, Mons. Gagloo

-Dinner

-PROCESSION WITH THE BLESSED SACRAMENT IN THE GARDEN OF THE VISITATION

-Closing.

Individual Enrollment Form

For the Conference to be held in honor of the 150th Anniversary of the Foundation of the Guard of Honor of the Sacred Heart of Jesus

May 8-12, 2013 in Paray le Monial, France

Enrollment fee:  43€ per person*

(please type in upper case)

LAST NAME: ……………………………………………………………………………………………………………………

Name:……………………………………………………………………………………………………………………

Mr. [   ]   Mrs. [    ]   Miss [    ]    Priest [    ]      Religious [    ]   Consecrated [    ]

E-mail:……………………………………………………………………………………………………………………

Phone and/or cell:…………………………………………………………………………………………………………………….

ADDRESS:……………………………………………………………………………………………………………………

……………………………………………………………………………………………………………………

Zip/Postal Code:………………………………… CITY and STATE or PROVINCE:COUNTRY…………………………………………………………………………………………

*Enrollment fee covers transportation to the various sites, admission to the museum at Moulins, as well as Conference materials.

Once you have filled out this Enrollment Form along with the Meal Signup Form, please e-mail them to the following address: 150gdh.paray@orange.fr which has been created specifically for this event.

IMPORTANT NOTICE:

For those residing outside France, we ask that payment be made upon arrival at Paray-le-Monial.

If for any reason you need to cancel after enrolling, we ask that you please inform us at your earliest convenience so that we can void your enrollment.  Thank you.

Sign-Up Form for Meals

(this form may be filled out either individually or for a group)

In the interests of keeping things organized, all midday and evening meals will be held at the same place (and at the scheduled sites).  Cost per meal per person is 10,50€ (this cost was calculated averaging the number of meals, including the two picnics to be held at Moulins and Bourg-en-Bresse)

MIDDAY MEAL 10,50€ SUPPER 10,50€
Number of persons Number of persons
Wednesday                     [     ] [     ]
Thursday                    [     ] [     ]
Friday                          [     ] [     ]
Saturday                     [     ] [     ]
Sunday                     [     ] [     ]

Total number of meals ……………. X  10,50€ Total=…………………….

NAME, ADDRESS AND TELEPHONE NUMBER OF CONTACT PERSON FOR THE GROUP, OR THOSE OF INDIVIDUAL  PERSON:

………………………………………………………………………………………………………

………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………

Once you have filled out this form along with the Enrollment Form,please e-mail them to the following address: 150gdh.paray@orange.fr which has been created specifically for this event.

Live + Jesus!

FINDING ACCOMMODATIONS

For the Conference at Paray-le-Monial, France,

May 8-12, 2013

150th Anniversary of the foundation of the Guard of Honor

PLEASE NOTE:  IT WILL BE NECESSARY FOR EACH INDIVIDUAL OR GROUP TO MAKE THEIR OWN ARRANGEMENTS FOR LODGING, AS NEITHER THE GUARD OF HONOR NOR THE MONASTERY OF THE VISITATION ARE ABLE TO PROVIDE THIS SERVICE

There are several places in Paray-le-Monial that provide lodging for pilgrims or tourists.  In anticipation of our International Conference, we have contacted the management of two trustworthy places located near the Monastery of the Visitation:

1)      Hôtel du Prieuré du Cœur de Jésus

2)       Maison du Sacré Cœur

On the following page we will list the costs for both of these places.  Of course, everyone is free to choose another place in keeping with their means, so we are including a separate sheet wherein we list all the hotels located in Paray-le-Monial.

FINDING ACCOMMODATIONS

For the Conference at Paray-le-Monial, France,

May 8-12, 2013

150th Anniversary of the foundation of the Guard of Honor

1)    Hôtel du Prieuré du Sacré Cœur de Jésus

8, Avenue Jean Paul II – 71600 PARAY-LE-MONIAL

Tel 03 85 88 83 17

www.sanctuaires-paray@emmanuel.info

Please phone Emma at  + (33) 3 85 81 56 00   or at + (33) 3 85 88 83 17 in order to verify whether there are still rooms available.

(Breakfast is included in the price) .

Number of persons Cost for 4 nights, per person Numberof persons Cost for 3 nights, per person TOTAL
Single room 154€ 115,50€ =
Double room 96€ 72,50 =
Triple room 68€ 50,50 =
Budget rate(Does not include breakfast) 58€ 43,50 =

*A BBudget rate: student accomodations or similar (bring your own sheets, sleeping-bag, and towels). Budget-rate accommodations do not include breakfast. The number of available spaces is limited.

PLEASE NOTE:  IT WILL BE NECESSARY FOR EACH INDIVIDUAL OR GROUP TO MAKE THEIR OWN ARRANGEMENTS FOR LODGING, AS NEITHER THE GUARD OF HONOR NOR THE MONASTERY OF THE VISITATION ARE ABLE TO PROVIDE THIS SERVICE

2)    FINDING ACCOMMODATIONS

3)      For the Conference at Paray-le-Monial, France,

4)      May 8-12, 2013

5)      150th Anniversary of the foundation of the Guard of Honor

6)    Maison du Sacré Coeur

3 ter, rue de la Paix – 71600 PARAY-LE-MONIAL

Tel + (33) 3 85 81 05 43

Fax + (33) 3 85 81 68 08del

Maison.sacrecoeur@orange.fr

http/perso.wanadoofr/maisonsacrecoeur

We have been advised that the cost of lodging at this place will be in the vicinity of  30 per night, per person (including breakfast).  However, there are only a few rooms still available for the dates of our conference, as follows:  only one complete  room (i.e, with a full bathroom), as well as a few other single or shared rooms with two, three, or four beds (toilet and shower facilities are located in the hallway outside the rooms).

PLEASE NOTE:  IT WILL BE NECESSARY FOR EACH INDIVIDUAL OR GROUP TO MAKE THEIR OWN ARRANGEMENTS FOR LODGING, AS NEITHER THE GUARD OF HONOR NOR THE MONASTERY OF THE VISITATION ARE ABLE TO PROVIDE THIS SERVICE

OTHER PLACES TO STAY AT PARAY-LE-MONIAL

*Hotellerie des Trois Pigeons: 2 rue Dargaud – 71600 PARAY-LE-MONIAL Tel  + (33) 3 85 81 03 77    Fax + (33) 3 85 81 58 59
*Aux Vendanges de Borgogne : 5 rue Denis Papin -71600 PARAY-LE-MONIAL                                                                                Tel = (33)  3 85 81 13 43
*B&B Hôtel : 22 ZAC Champ Bossu – 71600 PARAY-LE-MONIAL Tel+ (33) 8 92 70 75 71       Fax  +(33) 3 85 81 59 72
*Hôtel Terminus : 27  Av Gare –  71600 PARAY-LE-MONIAL                                                    Tel +(33) 3 85 81 59 31    Fax +(33) 3 85 81 38 31
*Rand Hôtel de la Basilique : 18 rue de la Visitation                                                               71600 PARAY-LE-MONIAL                                                    Tel +(33) 3 85 81 11 13      Fax +(33) 3 85 88 83 70
*Hôtel du Champ de Foire : 2 rue Louis Desrichard – 71600 PARAY-LE-MONIAL Tel +(33)8 99 54 86 81        Fax+(33)3 85 88 86 30
* Confort Hôtel : zone  artisanale Champ Bossu -71600 PARAY-LE-MONIAL Tel +(33) 3 85 81 91 71     Fax+(33)3 85 81 91 70
*Delfotel Pont Guichard Hautefond – 71600 PARAY-LE-MONIAL Tel +(33) 3 85 81 96 11      Fax +(33) 3 85 81 14 12
*Le Charollais Le Coloyot RN 79                                                              71600 VITRY-EN-CHAROLLAIS (about 3 km/2 mi from Paray)                                                              Tel +(33) 3 85 81 03 35     Fax +(33) 3 85 81 50 31
*Camping de Mambré 19 rue de Gué Léger (1.5 km/1 mi from Paray) Tel +(33) 3 85 88 89 20
PLEASE NOTE:  IT WILL BE NECESSARY FOR EACH INDIVIDUAL OR GROUP TO MAKE THEIR OWN ARRANGEMENTS FOR LODGING, AS NEITHER THE GUARD OF HONOR NOR THE MONASTERY OF THE VISITATION ARE ABLE TO PROVIDE THIS SERVICE

PRACTICAL INFO

How to get to Paray-le-Monial?

BY CAR : A6 (salida hacia Chalon Sud o Mâcon)

A77/E62 (Nevers-Montluçon-Digoin)

BY RAIL (SNCF) = From the train station at Paris (Gare de Lyon)

You have two choices:

  1. You can take a TGV (high-speed train) Paris – Le Creusot (duration of trip: 1 hr 30 mins); then take a bus to Paray-le-Monial (bus ride is about 45 minutes); OR:
  2. You can take the TER (regular train) Paris-Paray le Monial –you will change trains at Moulins.

If you are coming from the city of LYON

Take the TER (regular train) Lyon-Paray le Monial –non-stop- (duration of trip is two hours)

One Response to “Guard of Honor 150th Celebration”

  1. Eleonor Waterman says:

    I need to know how much is that in U.S. dollars (currency)?

    One Euro is how many dollars?

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