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Festival For Freedom

First Amendment: "Congress shall make no law respecting an establishment of religion, or prohibiting the free exercise thereof; or abridging the freedom of speech, or of the press; or the right of the people peaceably to assemble, and to petition the Government for a redress of grievances."

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Fortnight Day 0
Arriving at Notre Dame to Prepare for the Festival

Arriving at Notre Dame to Prepare for the Festival
Our Lady Welcomes us to Notre Dame Retreat House

Our Lady Welcomes us to Notre Dame Retreat House
Preparation Day: Putting our Signage in Place

Preparation Day: Putting our Signage in Place
More welcome signage for the Festival

More welcome signage for the Festival
A quiet seat outside the bookstore

A quiet seat outside the bookstore
Jesus Greets with Open Arms

Jesus Greets with Open Arms
Bookstore and Giftshop

Bookstore and Giftshop
Our tables with information readied

Our tables with information readied
Welcoming Committee Arranging their space

Welcoming Committee Arranging their space
Another Display with much information

Another Display with much information
As soon as we are set up, it is time to explore the Center:
St. Joseph and the Child Jesus

As soon as we are set up, it is time to explore the Center:
St. Joseph and the Child Jesus
The Hallway of the Popes

The Hallway of the Popes
From each corner inside we find a beautiful view

From each corner inside we find a beautiful view
The Beauty of Notre Dame Retreat Center

The Beauty of Notre Dame Retreat Center
Gazebo Overlooking Canandaigua Lake

Gazebo Overlooking Canandaigua Lake
Another view of the Lake

Another view of the Lake
Every view on the grounds is beautiful

Every view on the grounds is beautiful
Another view of the magnificent grounds

Another view of the magnificent grounds
Plenty of Rooms for Guests

Plenty of Rooms for Guests
Many seating rooms, for reading or discussion

Many seating rooms, for reading or discussion
Another Quiet Corner

Another Quiet Corner
Still another place to read or meet

Still another place to read or meet
Small meeting room near the refrectory

Small meeting room near the refrectory
Confessional with representation of 7 Deadly Sins

Confessional with representation of 7 Deadly Sins
Beautiful Display just outside the Chapel

Beautiful Display just outside the Chapel
Donors Tree Outside the Chapel

Donors Tree Outside the Chapel
Magnificent Chapel View in the Sunlight

Magnificent Chapel View in the Sunlight
Crucifix High above the Altar

Crucifix High above the Altar
Our Lady of Perpetual Help

Our Lady of Perpetual Help
Processional Crucifix

Processional Crucifix
Tabernacle of Reservation

Tabernacle of Reservation
Holy Spirit Symbology

Holy Spirit Symbology
Station of the Cross inside the Chapel:  
IV: Jesus meets His Blessed Mother

Station of the Cross inside the Chapel:
IV: Jesus meets His Blessed Mother
Station of the Cross in the Chapel:
XII:  The Crucifixion

Station of the Cross in the Chapel:
XII: The Crucifixion
St. Joseph and Vigil Lights

St. Joseph and Vigil Lights
Mary Our Mother
and Vigil Lights

Mary Our Mother
and Vigil Lights
Amazing views from every window

Amazing views from every window
Largest meeting room with flexible seating arrangements

Largest meeting room with flexible seating arrangements
Large (Gallery) meeting room has alcoves for displays, breakout sessions

Large (Gallery) meeting room has alcoves for displays, breakout sessions
Balcony over Gallery Meeting Room is a Library too

Balcony over Gallery Meeting Room is a Library too
St. Joseph and Jesus seeming to peer at Bible 
through the window

St. Joseph and Jesus seeming to peer at Bible
through the window
Interior just outside the Dining Room

Interior just outside the Dining Room
The Dining Room

The Dining Room
UP-to-date Serving Facilities

UP-to-date Serving Facilities
View from Serving Area toward Dining Area

View from Serving Area toward Dining Area
St. Anne and Mary outside the Chapel

St. Anne and Mary outside the Chapel
Priests' Residence; Private

Priests' Residence; Private
St. Anthony and Jesus outside the Chapel

St. Anthony and Jesus outside the Chapel
Stations of the Cross Outside:
Simon helps Jesus to Carry His Cross

Stations of the Cross Outside:
Simon helps Jesus to Carry His Cross
Another Quiet Spot for Contemplating the Lord

Another Quiet Spot for Contemplating the Lord
Long Driveway and Parking

Long Driveway and Parking
Abundant and Well-tended Gardens at the Side Entrance

Abundant and Well-tended Gardens at the Side Entrance
Another delightful find in the Garden

Another delightful find in the Garden
Colorful Seasonal Display

Colorful Seasonal Display
Blessed Mother's Shrine Overlooking the Gardens

Blessed Mother's Shrine Overlooking the Gardens
Another View of the Gardens

Another View of the Gardens
The Flag to be raised each morning
and lowered each evening
during the Festival for Freedom

The Flag to be raised each morning
and lowered each evening
during the Festival for Freedom


Contact Us

Festival For Freedom.
PO Box 196
Canandaigua, NY, 14424

info@festivalforfreedom.com

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