Presented by Giovanni Madriz, Program Coordinator of the Office of Hispanic Ministry of the Archdiocese of St. Louis, “María de Guadalupe: A Beacon for Our Times” is a talk that regards the awe-inspiring meaning, beauty, and pertinence of Our Lady of Guadalupe, and her effect on Catholics throughout time.

In his talk, Madriz gives listeners a timeline of the events that detail the miracle, the people that it affected, and the long-term effects of Our Lady of Guadalupe in the Americas by giving in-depth insights to the miracle that inspired nations to convert to Catholicism.