Shrine Basilica of Our Lady of Health Vailankanni The Place of Our Lady's Apparitions

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"For a day in your courts is better than a thousand elsewhere" (Ps 84: 10)

The Shrine Basilica of Our Lady of Health, Vailankanni, welcomes Catholic men and women of noble character and generous heart, who wish to render voluntary service at the Shrine for a period of time.

No matter where you come from. No matter what language you speak. If only you have love for Our Lady and an ardent desire to do a stint of voluntary service at Her Chosen Land, well, you are pretty qualified to become a Shrine Volunteer.

The Volunteers will be deployed at the Basilica and all places of worship that come under the Shrine Administration. Their primary duty will be to guide pilgrims and maintain silence in the shrine premises.

Terms and Conditions
  • The duration: a minimum of one week and a maximum of one month at one time. The desirous volunteer may come back for another stint after a break.
  • The candidate should bring a letter of recommendation from the Parish Priest.
  • Accommodation and food will be provided.
  • No remuneration. This is purely a voluntary undertaking.
  • Specific dress is to be followed during the work hours.
  • A "Certificate of Merit" will be awarded the candidate on completion of service.

Click to join the Shrine Volunteer Force. You will soon be contacted by Parish Priest.

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