All Shrine Masses are celebrated in the Shrine Church (unless directed otherwise)

Saturday 4 pm Vigil Mass
Sunday 9:30 & 11:30 am Mass
2 pm Español


Monday – Friday 7:30 am & 11:30 am;
Saturday 9 am


Sacrament of Reconciliation
Thirty minutes prior to Mass;
Saturdays 3:00 – 4:00


Tuesday of the 30th Week in Ordinary Time

Join us for Fall spiritual programs

The National Shrine of Our Lady of the Snows welcomes all people
to experience the richness of the Catholic faith through presentations, courses and events.

Light a Candle

When you have a Votive Candle lit at the National Shrine of Our Lady of the Snows, you are generating many blessings. You are creating a personal blessing by having the candle lit for your own intentions, or on behalf of a loved one. You are also blessing the Missionary Oblates and our Shrine pilgrims because your donation helps us maintain our programs that shine the Light of Christ into the lives of people in need of healing and hope all around the world.

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Shrine Gift Shop and Catalog

The Shrine Gift Shop offers an extensive selection of Catholic religious gifts including jewelry, rosaries, crucifixes, statues, Baptism and First Communion items, figurines, bibles, prayers books, Fontanini collectibles and much more.


508583 Holy Family Garden Stone
507986 Gentle Mother Swarovski Rosary
508643 Guardian Angel Chime Necklace
508585 Good in the World Angel

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We invite you to consider a trip to the National Shrine of Our Lady of the Snows in Belleville, Illinois (just outside St. Louis, Missouri) when planning your next faith-based journey.  It’s the perfect place to rest and renew your spirit.

With over 200 beautifully landscaped acres, Our Lady of the Snows is the largest outdoor Marian shrine in the United States. During your visit, join us in the celebration of Mass-held two times daily at our church of Our Lady of the Snows.  There are numerous devotional sites for prayer and reflection, including a replica of the Lourdes Grotto in France.  We also have a gift shop, guesthouse and banquet center on the grounds.

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About Us

The Missionary Oblates of Mary Immaculate and the Shrine staff welcome you as a friend, guest and pilgrim to the National Shrine of Our Lady of the Snows, one of the largest outdoor shrines in North America.  Take time for yourself and enjoy the 200 acres of natural beauty whether you walk or drive through the Shrine grounds.  Each year, over one million people visit the Shrine.

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