National Sanctuary of Our Sorrowful Mother - The Grotto
|Servite Fr. Ambrose Mayer, OSM
founded the shrine as an act of gratitude to God for an answer to a
prayer for his mother. She was close to death as a result of childbirth.
Fr. Mayer, a boy at the time, promised to do something great for God if
his mother survived.
The Grotto is 62 acres of shrines, gardens, pathways and ponds.
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NE 85th Avenue & Sandy Blvd. Portland, OR 97294-0008
For information call: (503) 254-7371