Special Summer at the Shrine Events at Champion, 2021:
Sun., JUNE 20: ESTO VIR PRESENTS CATHOLIC FATHER’S DAY MASS. EUCHARISTIC ROSARY PROCESSION at CHAMPION with Special Guest Speaker PATRICK REILLY
Sat. JUNE 26: FATHER UBALD RUGIRANGOGA MEMORIAL MASS and EUCHARISTIC HEALING PRAYER SERVICE with THE MOST REV. DAVID L. RICKEN , Bishop of Green Bay.
Related events to include speakers Heidi Hess-Saxton who assisted Father Ubald in writing his book, Forgiveness Makes You Free,
and Katsey Long, longtime friend of Father Ubald, longtime U.S. representative of Fr. Ubald, progenitor of the documentary about Father Ubald’s life and ministry and founder of the non-profit organization that will be carrying on the legacy of Father Ubald’s mission work.
Tues., June 29 SS. Peter and Paul Feast Day, all-day open veneration of the first-class relics of the SS. Peter and Paul, the Apostles
Sun., JULY 11: BIKING for BABIES Apostolate -Raising Awareness about Pregnancy Resource Centers in the United States- Northern Route Kick-Off and Special Afternoon Guest Speakers Dr. Stephen Sammut of the Franciscan University at Steubenville and Dr. Robin Goldsmith of St. Gianna Molla Clinic after 11 AM Mass and Eucharistic Rosary Procession.
Sat., JULY 25 Special Last Saturday Mass at 11 AM with 12: 15 PM Eucharistic Healing Prayer Service and Anointing of the Sick followed by Order of Malta Luncheon
Sat., AUG. 7- Sun., AUG. 15 Novena for the Solemnity of the Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary
Sat., AUG. 14: Special Guest Speaker for Assumption Weekend Patrick Madrid, following 11 AM Mass
Sunday, AUG. 15: Feast Day Mass for the Solemnity of the Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary with Eucharistic Rosary Procession
Daily Eucharistic Adoration, Special Sunday Post-Mass Eucharistic Rosary Procession and Sunday Family Rosary Series Offered at Champion Shrine
The Sunday Rosary for Families will continue every Sunday and families are encouraged to pray together on site at Champion Shrine at 6:30 PM or remotely at home by going to www.championshrine.org/livestream-rosary.
UPDATED HOURS OF OPERATION, DAILY PRAYER OPPORTUNITIES SPRING, 2021:
Apparition Chapel, Welcome and History Center and Rosary Walk, Grottoes, Grounds:
7:00 am, until 7:00 pm
Shrine Gift Shop and Schoolhouse Cafe Hours:
9:00 AM, until 4 PM Monday thru Saturday,
Sunday 12:30 PM until 4 PM
Mass is offered daily at 11 AM, with additional Mass times offered at 8:30 AM Tuesday and Saturday *
Live-streaming of Mass will continue through this website for 11 AM Mass Sundays.
Exposition of the Blessed Sacrament:
Mon.-Sat. Noon – 3:00PM in Chapel daily; Sunday, 12:45 PM until 2 PM
Sacrament of Reconciliation:
10:00 am & 2:00 pm in Chapel daily
Divine Mercy Chaplet:
3 PM daily in Chapel
Eucharistic Rosary Procession led by the Fathers of Mercy: Sundays at 12:30 PM, Outdoor Rosary Walk behind Chapel following 11 AM Mass Time.
An Important Note about COVID-19 Policies at the National Shrine of Our Lady of Good Help:
Per the directive of the Diocese of Green Bay, all persons entering any buildings at the National Shrine of Our Lady of Good Help should wear a face covering. Individuals under age two, those who have trouble breathing, a medical condition, intellectual or developmental disability, mental health condition, or other sensory sensitivities that prevent them from wearing a face covering will be exempted from wearing a face covering. The Shrine staff and administration cannot inquire with individuals about their health conditions; therefore, those coming on site who are not wearing a face covering, please know it will assumed there will be some reason that falls under the exemption categories.
If you plan to come to the Shrine for personal prayer and reflection, we respectfully ask that you also abide by social distancing requirements, both indoors and outdoors, and observe room capacity restrictions, as outlined on signage posted on all Shrine grounds and facilities.
For suggested guidelines, safety and other protocols set forth by the Diocese of Green Bay, please refer to the following: https://www.gbdioc.org/…/701-distribution-of-holy-comm…/file
Remember, someone wearing a mask may have lost a loved one to this specific virus.
Remember, someone not wearing a mask may have suffered a face-covered trauma.
Christian charity in all things, please!
Our Lady of Good Help, pray for us!
St. Joseph, Protector of the Universal Church, pray for us!”
For further updates: please stay tuned to the “Latest News” Section of the Champion Shrine website: www.championshrine.org
Individuals who wish to come to the National Shrine of Our Lady of Good Help to experience the peace of this spiritual sanctuary, but have reservations about leaving their vehicles during the time in which COVID-19 restrictions are in place, please know you will be permitted to park and pray in the lot to the right of the historic Apparition Chapel. Many have experienced the graces of Our Lady just by being on site and praying here at the site of the only Church-approved Marian Apparition in the United States of America.
Please, feel free to park and pray at any time between 7 AM and 7 PM daily.
The live recordings of Mass will be broadcast daily on the Shrine website www.championshrine.org, and archived on the Shrine You Tube Channel @championshrine. To subscribe to the Shrine You Tube channel or direct link, click thru here:
Stay Tuned to this “Latest News” Section of Champion Shrine’s website at www.championshrine.org.
If you would like to submit a prayer request to be included in daily Mass intentions, click here,https://championshrine.org/connect/.
If you would like to submit a donation to have a candle lit on site for you or someone you wish to lift up in prayer, click here: https://championshrine.org/donate/light-a-candle/
If you would like to make a general donation to enable to the Shrine to continue providing these and other planned services throughout this difficult time, please click here: https://championshrine.org/shrine-donation-form/