Diocese of Marquette, MI

Welcome to the Marquette, MI Diocesan Division of the World Apostolate of Fatima U.S.A.
Our Lady’s Blue Army”

We operate under the ecclesiastical authority of
Most Reverend John F. Doerfler, STD, JCL, Bishop of Marquette

Marquettee MI Bishop Doerfler

Spiritual Director
Father Corey Litzner, 906-524-6424 – [email protected]

Leadership Team
Jerry Vandermissen, President, 906-466-2157 – [email protected]
Darlene Vandermissen, Vice President, 906-466-2157 – [email protected]
Ruth Gustafson, Secretary
Patricia Gartland, Treasurer
Mrs. Jeannette Botwright, Board Member, 906-789-1199 – [email protected]
Janice Tolfa, Board Member, 906-786-6478 – [email protected]i.net
Delors Millette, Board Member
Patti Seymour, Board Member

You are welcome to contact any member of our Leadership Team with questions or comments.

Diocesan Pilgrim Virgin Statue On Display At U.P. State Fair
Monday, August 15 through Sunday, August 31
Don’t miss this opportunity to visit Our Lady and receive information about her Fatima apparitions and her message.
The world is in desperate need of help. Thee is an answer. It was proided by Our Lady of Fatima.
Bring your family and friends.

Diocesan Pilgrim Virgin Statue Parish Visitation Program
To schedule a visit to your parish, please contact Bill or Sharon Dani at 906-346-3480

Prayer Cells
For information about World Apostolate of Fatima Prayer Cells in our diocese, please click here: Prayer Cells.

Centennial Gift
2017 is the 100th Anniversary of the Fatima apparitions. The celebration actually commences on the first day of Spring in 2016, however, because that day marks the first of the three apparitions of the Angel of Peace which occurred in 1916 to prepare the shepherd children for Our Lady’s apparitions. The World Apostolate of Fatima U.S.A. invites you to participate in its “Centennial Gift to Our Lady.” You can learn more about this gift and register your participation in it by clicking here: Centennial Gift.
Please tell your relatives and friends about this important initiative as well.

Newsletters and Events
If you would like to receive our newsletters and be notified of events, please complete the form below. Please ask your relatives and friends who would like to learn more about the Message of Fatima to visit our webpage and complete a form as well.

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Prayer Requests

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