Saturday 4 pm Vigil Mass & Sunday 9:30 am Mass
WEEKDAY MASSES: Registration Not Required
Monday – Friday 7:30 am & 11:30 am; Saturday 9 am

Because of space limitations we are asking all those who wish to attend Mass on the weekends
at the National Shrine of Our Lady of the Snows to sign-up online to facilitate planning.


National Shrine of Our Lady of the Snows
Monday of the 2nd Week of Lent
Presider: Fr. Joe Ferraioli, OMI

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Saturday, 9 a.m. & 4 p.m. (Vigil)
Sunday, 9:30 a.m.
Sunday, 2:00 p.m. – Español
Monday – Friday,
7:30 & 11:30 a.m.


30 minutes before each Mass

Saturday: 3 – 4 pm



Light a Candle For Lenten Renewal

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.


508637 Jesus Rising Statue
508650 - The Handy Little Guide - Lent
508397 - Crown of Thorns
508437 - Cross of Palms

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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.


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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