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International Day of Prayer and Fasting

Saturday, September 20, 2014

8:45 a.m.   Exposition of the Blessed Sacrament   Upper Church

9:00 a.m.   Introduction and Welcome   Upper Church
Maureen & Ted Flynn
9:15 a.m.   Music   Upper Church
9:30 a.m.   Rosary: The Joyful Mysteries   Upper Church
(Led by the Latin American Community)

10:00 a.m.   Speaker: Reverend Dermot Roache   Upper Church
10:30 a.m.   Music   Upper Church
10:40 a.m.   Speaker: Johnnette Benkovic   Upper Church

11:15 a.m.   Rosary: The Sorrowful Mysteries   Upper Church
(Led by the Asian Community)
11:45 a.m.   Procession of the Nations with Our Lady of Fatima   Upper Church

12:00 noon   Mass   Upper Church
Most Reverend Timothy Broglio
Archbishop for the Military Services, U.S.A.
Celebrant & Homilist

1:15 p.m. Silent Adoration & Music   Upper Church

2:00 p.m.   Rosary: The Glorious Mysteries   Upper Church
(Led by children)
2:45 p.m.    Divine Mercy   Upper Church

3:00 p.m.   Speaker: Dr. Scott Hahn   Upper Church
3:30 p.m.   Benediction   Upper Church

Link to Website

Link to Flyer

40th Anniversary of the Byzantine-Ruthenian Chapel

Saturday, September 27, 2014

12:00 noon   Lunch   Shrine Dining Room
Free time to visit Shrine Shops & Prayers

1:00 p.m.   Moleben to the Blessed Mother (Prayer Service)   Byzantine-Ruthenian Chapel

2:00 p.m.   Panachida for Departed Founders of the Chapel (Requiem Service)   Byzantine-Ruthenian Chapel
2:30 p.m.   Marian Hymns   Byzantine-Ruthenian Chapel

3:00 p.m.   Divine Liturgy of Thanksgiving   Byzantine-Ruthenian Chapel
Most Reverend Kurt Burnette, D.D., J.C.L.
Bishop of Byzantine Ruthenian Eparchy of Passaic
Celebrant & Homilist

Worldwide Children's Eucharistic Holy Hour

Friday, October 3, 2014

10:00 a.m.   Welcome & Opening Remarks   Upper Church

Lighting of "Fatima Candle" & Presentation of Petitions
Procession, Crowning of the Blessed Virgin Mary

Question & Answer Period

Exposition of the Blessed Sacrament
Benediction & Reposition

11:30 a.m.   Recessional   Upper Church

Link to the Worldwide Children's Eucharistic Holy Hour Website

Diocese of Pittsburgh Pilgrimage

Saturday, October 4, 2014

11:00 a.m.   Arrival
11:30 a.m.   Welcome & Tour of Faith   Upper Church

12:00 noon   Guides in Upper Church Chapels

1:00 p.m.   Holy Hour   Crypt Church
(Exposition, Adoration & Benediction of the Blessed Sacrament)
1:15 p.m.   Confession   Crypt Church Chapels

2:30 p.m.   Choral Concert   Upper Church

3:00 p.m.   Pilgrimage Mass   Upper Church
Most Reverend David A. Zubik
Bishop of Pittsburgh
Celebrant & Homilist

Link to the Diocese of Pittsburgh Website

Diocese of Camden Pilgrimage

Saturday, October 11, 2014

Info to come!

Pilgrimage led by
Most Reverend Joseph A. Galante
Bishop of Camden

Link to Diocese of Camden Website

Diocese of Paterson Pilgrimage

Saturday, September 18, 2014

Info to come!

Pilgrimage led by
Most Reverend Arthur J. Serratelli
Bishop of Paterson

Link to the Diocese of Paterson Website

Diocese of Brooklyn Pilgrimage

Saturday, October 25, 2014

Info to come!

Pilgrimage led by
Most Reverend Nicholas DiMarzio, PhD
Bishop of Brooklyn

Link to the Diocese of Brooklyn Website


Solemnity of All Saints

Saturday, November 1, 2014

7:00 a.m.  Mass  Crypt Church
7:30 a.m.  Mass  Blessed Sacrament Chapel
8:00 a.m.  Mass  Crypt Church
8:30 a.m.  Mass  Blessed Sacrament Chapel

10:00 a.m.   Mass   Crypt Church

12:00 noon  Mass  Upper Church

5:15 p.m.  Mass  Upper Church

Archdiocese of New York Pilgrimage

Saturday, November 15, 2014

Info to Come!

Pilgrimage led by Timothy Cardinal Dolan
Archbishop of New York

Link to the Archdiocese of New York

Thanksgiving Day Schedule

Thursday, November 27, 2014

9:00 a.m.  Mass  Crypt Church
10:30 a.m.  Mass  Crypt Church
12:00 noon  Mass  Upper Church




Annual Christmas Concert for Charity

Friday, December 5, 2014

7:30 p.m.  Great Upper Church

with the
Choir of the Basilica of the National Shrine of the Immaculate Conception
and the
Chorus and Symphony Orchestra of the Benjamin T. Rome School of Music
The Catholic University of America

Free Will Offering

Haitian Catholic Community

Saturday, December 6, 2014


Pilgrimage Led by:
Most Reverend Gui Sansaricq
Auxiliary Bishop Emeritus of Brooklyn

Reverend Monsignor Walter Rossi

Solemnity of the Immaculate Conception

Monday, December 8, 2014

7:00 a.m.   Mass   Crypt Church
7:30 a.m.   Mass   Blessed Sacrament Chapel
8:00 a.m.   Mass   Crypt Church
8:30 a.m.   Mass   Blessed Sacrament Chapel

10:00 a.m.   Guides Commissioning Mass   Crypt Church

12:00 noon   Mass   Upper Church

2:30 p.m.   Missionaries of Charity Profession Mass   Upper Church

5:15 p.m.   Mass   Upper Church

Our Lady of Guadalupe Mass

Saturday, December 13, 2014

2:30 p.m.  Mass  Upper Church

Christmas Eve Mass Schedule

Wednesday, December 24, 2014

5:00 p.m. Children's Mass with Pagent

10:30 p.m.  Solemn Mass on Christmas Eve   Upper Church

Christmas Day Mass Schedule

Thursday, December 25, 2014

7:30 a.m. Mass Crypt Church
9:00 a.m. Mass Upper Church
10:30 a.m. Mass Upper Church

12:00 noon Solemn Mass of Christmas Day Upper Church
Donald Cardinal Wuerl
Archbishop of Washington
Celebrant & Homilist
Live on EWTN

2:30 p.m. Spanish Mass  Upper Church
Live on EWTN

4:30 p.m. Mass Upper Church

Solemnity of Mary, Mother of God

Thursday, January 1, 2015

5:15 p.m. Mass (Vigil) - Wednesday, December 31, 2014

7;30 a.m.   Mass   Crypt Church
9:00 a.m.   Mass   Upper Church
10:30 a.m.   Mass   Upper Church

12:00 noon   Solemn Mass   Upper Church

1:30 p.m.   Mass (Spanish)   Crypt Church

4:30 p.m.   Mass   Upper Church

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