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Statue of a nun at Holy Hill
Holy Hill National Shrine of Mary, Help of Christians is a Catholicshrine dedicated to the Blessed Virgin Mary. It is located in Hubertus, Wisconsin, within the town of Erin, Wisconsin, in the Roman Catholic Archdiocese of Milwaukee. On July 16, 2006, it was announced that Pope Benedict XVI had named Holy Hill a minor basilica. Eastern Orthodox shrine Buddhist shrine just outside Wat Phnom. ... Blessed Virgin Mary A traditional Catholic picture sometimes displayed in homes. ... Erin is a town located in Washington County, Wisconsin. ... Interior of the Cathedral of Saint John the Evangelist in Milwaukee As of 2003, the Roman Catholic Archdiocese of Milwaukee covers the City of Milwaukee as well as Dodge, Fond du Lac, Kenosha, Milwaukee, Ozaukee, Racine, Sheboygan, Walworth, Washington and Waukesha counties, Wisconsin. ... July 16 is the 197th day (198th in leap years) of the year in the Gregorian Calendar, with 168 days remaining. ... 2006 (MMVI) is a common year starting on Sunday of the Gregorian calendar. ... Papal Arms of Pope Benedict XVI. The papal tiara was replaced with a bishops mitre, and pallium of the Pope was added beneath the coat of arms. ...
Categories: Registered Historic Places in Wisconsin | Washington County, Wisconsin | Landmarks in Wisconsin | Churches in Wisconsin | Marian shrines | Basilica churches in North America | Wisconsin stubs | Roman Catholic Church stubs
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