Special Events & Holy Days

Regular Schedule of Masses, Confessions and Devotions

The Mass Schedule:
Saturday Evenings (Vigil) 4:00 pm 
Sundays: 9:00 and 11:00 am 
Weekday Masses (Mon – Sat) 11: 00 am
Confessions Daily 1 hour before each Mass

Eucharistic Adoration
Eucharistic Adoration is the first Sunday of each month in the Sorrowful Mother Shrine Chapel.
During the winter months of January, February, March, April, May, October, November and December, Eucharistic Adoration begins after the 11:00 am Mass. At 1:30 pm the Chaplet of the Most Precious Blood is recited. Adoration concludes at 3:00 in the afternoon with the recitation of the Chaplet of Divine Mercy followed by Benediction.

During the months of June, July, August, and September, Eucharistic Adoration begins immediately after the 9:00 am Mass with a simple procession with the Blessed Sacrament from the outdoor Pieta Chapel to the Sorrowful Mother Shrine Chapel where the Blessed Sacrament is enthroned followed by adoration until 3:00 pm in the afternoon. The Chaplet of the Most Precious Blood is recited at 1:30 pm., the Rosary at 2:30 pm followed by Benediction and blessing of all with the Relic of the Cross.

(Please note this schedule may change due to Ethnic Sundays.)

Sunday Afternoon Devotions
Beginning on Sunday Divine Mercy Sunday through the 1st week of October in the Shrine Chapel 2:30 pm
The devotions include the Rosary recited before the exposed Blessed Sacrament followed by Benediction and prayer of healing and blessing of all present with the relic of the Cross. Religious items are also blessed.

Gift Shop

The Sorrowful Mother Shrine Gift Shop is now operated by the Shrine.  Gift Shop has "Winter Hours" and that will begin Dec. 16th through April 29th; Closed on Mondays, Hours are 10:00-4:00 Tuesday-Sunday. It is opened daily, Monday through Friday from 10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. and Saturday & Sunday 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.  Telephone: 419-483-3435 ext. 106.

Shrine Cafeteria

Opens on Divine Mercy Sunday
Special Events and for Groups of 15 or more
Reservations / Bookings anytime for groups of 15 or more.
Call 419-483-3435, Ext. 101 for further information.


Novena of Masses and Prayers during the Year

St. Joseph Novena March 11 - 19, 2019

Divine Mercy Novena April 19-27, 2019

Mother's Day Novena May 4-12, 2019

Father's Day Novena June 8-16, 2019

Precious Blood Novena July 1 - 9, 2019

Assumption Novena Aug. 7 - 15, 2019

Sorrowful Mother Novena Sept. 7 - 15, 2019

St. Gaspar Novena Oct. 13 - 21, 2019

All Souls Novena Oct. 25 - Nov. 2, 2019

Christmas Novena Dec. 17 - 25, 2019