Past Events

Advent Event Brings Visitors to the Mothers’ Shrine

December 14, 2023

Over 200 visitors blessed us during the “O Holy Night” event at the Mothers’ Shrine on December 10.

Mary’s Birthday Celebration

September 13, 2023

Over sixty pilgrims gathered at The National Shrine of Mary, Mother of the Church on September 8, the Feast of the Nativity of the Blessed Virgin Mary. Fr. John Schmitz,…

Eucharistic Miracles of the World on display June 7-14

Eucharistic Miracles From Around the World

June 27, 2023

An estimates 150 pilgrims came to The National Shrine of Mary, Mother of the Church for a display of Eucharistic Miracles from around the World at St. Leo’s Hall from June 7-14, 2023.

Immaculate Heart of Mary Pilgrimage

June 26, 2023

“How will I know when God is speaking to me?” Felicia Anunoby asked when discerning her career path as a young person. She recalled the conversation and her winding path…

Feast of Mary, Mother of the Church Mass 2023

Bp. McKnight: ‘Jesus unites his earthly family and his spiritual family, with Mary as mother of both’

May 30, 2023

Jay Nies from The Catholic Missourian covers the Feast of Mary, Mother of the Church.

Mother's Day Brunch at The Mothers' Shrine

The Mothers’ Shrine Honors All Mothers

May 25, 2023

The Mothers’ Shrine honored all mothers during Mother’s Day 2023 with several events throughout the weekend.

Healing Prayers Offered at Lenten Pilgrimage

March 31, 2023

The National Shrine of Mary, Mother of the Church hosted a Lenten Pilgrimage of Healing on Thursday, March 30, 2023. Pilgrims had an opportunity for the Sacrament of Reconciliation, available…