OCTOBER: MONTH OF THE ROSARY at CHAMPION SHRINE
Special Prayer Opportunities, Events and Activities Offered at Champion in the Month of October:
We open the “Month of the Rosary” at America’s Marian Apparition Site with Our Lady of Good Help NATIONAL NOVENA OCT. 1-9. You can have the Novena prayer and prayer intention emailed to you daily by signing up at www.championshrine.org/novenas/
… or, if you wish, you are welcome to pray on site with us during our 11 AM Daily Mass.
National Novena and Rosary Month Special Events.Activities and Prayer Opportunities include the following:
Thursday, Oct. 1:
11 AM Mass, with Exposition of the Blessed Sacrament from 12 PM, until 3 PM; Divine Mercy Chaplet at 3 PM
Friday, Oct. 2 :
11 AM Mass
2 PM CHAMPION ROSARY BOWL RALLY EVENT 2 PM Confessions; 2:30 PM: Intro to Champion Shrine online by Fr. John Broussard at www.triumphtour2020,com,
followed by 3 PM Divine Mercy Chaplet with Fr. Joseph J Krupp and Champion Rosary Recitation led by Fr. Andrew Kurz at 3:15 PM,. Join us on site or pray along remotely during the Champion Rosary Bowl by going to www.triumphtour2020.com starting at 2:30 OM cdt; or 3 PM https://championshrine.org/live-streaming-mass/
Saturday, Oct. 3:
8:30 AM Mass; 10 AM Knight of Columbus Eucharistic Rosary Procession Outdoors on site with Fr. Andrew Kurz, followed by Mass at 11 AMl 12-3 PM Exposition of the Blessed Sacrament; 3 PM Divine Mercy Chaplet;
Sunday, Oct. 4:
8:30 AM Mass live- streamed on Radio Maria; 11 AM Mass, 2 PM Holy Hour, 3 PM Divine Mercy Chaplet followed by 3:30 PM Saint Francis BLESSING OF THE ANIMALS…pet blessing at St. Francis Grotto;
Monday, Oct. 5:
11 AM ST, FAUSTINA FEAST DAY MASS, followed by 12-3 PM Exposition and Veneration of the First Class Relic of St. Faustina; 3 PM Divine Mercy Chaplet;
Tuesday, Oct. 6:
8:30 AM Mass; 11 AM Mass followed by Exposition of the Blessed Sacrament and VENERATION of the FIRST CLASS RELIC of SAINT PIO in Chapel 12-3 PM; Divine Mercy Chaplet at 3 PM, followed by Open Veneration of First-Class Relic of Saint Pio and 3:30 PM until 5:30 PM;
Wednesday, Oct. 7:
11 AM Feast Day Mass for Our Lady of the Rosary followed by Eucharistic Rosary Procession at noon and afternoon open VENERATION of the FIRST-CLASS RELIC of SAINT PIO until 3 PM Divine Mercy Chaplet and followed by open veneration of the first-class relic of SAINT PIO from 3:30 PM until 5:30 PM;
Thursday, Oct. 8 DAYTIME:
11 AM Mass and 1 PM Special Mass with 2-4 PM Eucharistic Healing Prayer Service with FR. UBALD Rugirangoga;
Thursday, Oct. 8 EVENING; Reading of the story of the “Miracle of the Fire” and celebration of the anniversary of the 1871 prayer victory over the fire; rosary procession at dusk by candlelight; followed by Exposition of the Blessed Sacrament and all-night adoration, with rosary prayed on the hour, every hour until morning benediction Oct. 9;
Friday, Oct. 9:
9 AM Benediction; 11 AM: APPARITION ANNIVERSARY DAY MASS at 11 AM with the Most Rev. David L. Ricken, Bishop of Green Bay, celebrating. Eucharistic Rosary Procession following Mass;
Friday Oct. 9 EVENING:
Premiere of PRAY the film about Father Patrick Peyton at Bay Park Square Cinema:
Times and Tickets> https://www.marcustheatres.com/…/pray-the-story-of-patrick-…
Friday, Oct 9 through Sunday, Oct. 11: CONFERENCE
SEEKING REFUGE II: Flame of Love-Indiana Virtual and Onsite Conference at Champion.
To learn more, get the daily schedule and register for on site or virtual participation online:
Oct 26-November 3: Pre-Election Novena Prayer on Site and Live Streamed from Champion by Fr. UBALD Rugirangoga. For Novena Prayer and Daily Prayer Intention, see:
Public recitation of the Holy Rosary at Champion Rosary Bowl, a public Rosary Rally inspired by Fr. Patrick Peyton. You may also participate remotely in the Livestream of Champion Rosary Bowl at 2:30 PM cdt at www.triumphtour2020.com
*all events subject to change and cancellation, see “Latest News” at www.championshrine.org
Grounds, including grottoes, rosary walk, welcome/history center, Apparition Chapel and Apparition Oratory stay open until 7 PM.
Please note that tickets are NOT required to attend Mass.
Masking at the National Shrine of
Our Lady of Good Help
Per the directive of the Diocese of Green Bay, in response to the State of Wisconsin Emergency Order #1, all persons entering any buildings at the National Shrine of Our Lady of Good Help should wear a face covering.
If you are an individual who is under age two, has trouble breathing or has a medical condition, intellectual or developmental disability, mental health condition, or other sensory sensitivities that prevent you from wearing a face covering, you are exempt from wearing a face covering.
We cannot ask you about your condition, therefore, if we see you without a face covering, we will assume you have some reason.
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!”
UPDATED HOURS OF OPERATION and DAILY PRAYER OPPORTUNITIES AND ACTIVITY:
Apparition Chapel, Apparition Oratory (lower level of Chapel), Welcome and History Center and Rosary Walk, Grottoes, Grounds:
7:00 am, until 7:00 pm CDT
Shrine Gift Shop and Schoolhouse Cafe Hours:
9:00 AM, until 4 PM Monday thru Saturday, Sunday 12:30 PM until 4 PM
Beginning with Corpus Christi Mass on Sunday, June 14, 2020, Mass will be offered daily at 11 AM CDT, with additional Mass times offered at 8:30 AM CDT Tuesday, Saturday and Sunday.*
*Note: Restrictions and requirements are in place and will be followed for social distancing and room capacity. Sunday Masses will be offered in Mother of Mercy Hall, Last Saturday Mass with Eucharistic Healing Prayer Service will be held in Mother of Mercy Hall. All other daily Masses to be held in the Apparition Chapel on site at Champion unless otherwise note on site.
Livestreaming of Mass will continue through this website and our ChampionShrine YouTube Channel at 8:30 AM Mass Tuesday, Saturday and Sunday.
Exposition of the Blessed Sacrament:
Noon – 3:00 pm CDT in Chapel daily beginning Sunday, June 14, 2002
Sacrament of Reconciliation:
10:00 am CDT & 2:00 pm CDT in Chapel daily
Divine Mercy Chaplet:
3 PM CDT daily in Chapel
Eucharistic Rosary Procession led by the Fathers of Mercy: Sundays only following 11 AM CDT Mass Time.
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
For further updates: please stay tuned to the “Latest News” Section of the Champion Shrine website: www.championshrine.org
For those individuals who wish to come to the Shrine of Our Lady of Good Help to experience the peace of this spiritual sanctuary, but do not wish to leave their vehicles during the time in which COVID-19 restrictions are in place, you will be permitted to park and pray in the lot to the right of the Chapel. Many have experienced the graces of Our Lady just being on site and praying here.
Please, feel free to park and pray at any time between 7 AM and 7 PM daily.
If you plan to come to the Shrine for personal prayer and reflection, we respectfully ask that you 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.
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/