Pilgrimages, Novenas and Devotions

Sorrowful Mother Shrine 2020 Pilgrim Season

Pilgrimages begin on April 19, 2020 – Divine Mercy Sunday and conclude in October.
Outdoor Masses in Pieta Chapel begin May 16th (weather permitting) through October 11th.

First Sunday Devotions

Sunday afternoon devotions and Eucharistic Adoration are held the on first Sunday of each month in the Sorrowful Mother Shrine Chapel beginning at 2:30 pm.

Services include: Exposition of the Blessed Sacrament, Rosary or Litany, Benediction and ending with a blessing of the Relic of the True Cross

  • January 5, 2020
  • February 2, 2020
  • March 1, 2020
  • November 1, 2020
  • December 6, 2020

Shrine Cafeteria

The Shrine Cafeteria opens on Divine Mercy Sunday, April 19, 2020. Reservations of 15 or more are required. Please contact the shrine office at 419-483-3435 ext. 101 to make arrangements.

Novena of Masses and Prayers during the Year

St. Joseph Novena – March 11

Mother’s Day Novena – May 2 & May 10, 2020

Father’s Day Novena – June 13 & June 21, 2020

Precious Blood Novena – July 1 & July 9, 2020

Assumption Novena – August 7 & August 15, 2020

Sorrowful Mother Novena – September 7 & September 15, 2020

St. Gaspar Novena – October 13 & October 21, 2020

All Souls Novena – October 25 & November 2, 2020

Christmas Novena – December 17 & December 25, 2020