An estimated 200 faithful pilgrims walked the 4.5 mile hike along the Ice Age trail, up to Holy Hill Basilica during the inaugural annual Pentecost pilgrimage in communion with the pilgrims of Chatres, France.

The final phase of the replacement of all  the windows in St. Stanislaus has arrived with the installation of the stained-glass windows in the two bell towers this week.

As the bright sunrise began to light the eastern horizon in the crisp autumn air, heavy machinery moved into place in front of St. Stanislaus church.

“Members of a roofing company were hoisted to the upper dome and secured the cross as [Abbé] Baird watched from below.