Mass is held in the Blessed Sacrament Chapel 7-days a week at 12:00 noon with the rosary and confessions at 11:30 am, unless otherwise noted in the event schedule below.

Please Note: Every Thursday, Fr. James Walling, our Shrine Chaplain, will offer a Tridentine Low Mass at 12 noon. Please join us for this beautiful Liturgy.

Loading Events

« All Events

  • This event has passed.

102nd Anniversary of the Fourth Apparition

August 13, 2019 @ 10:00 am - 5:00 pm

may13Join us at the Blue Army Shrine on Tuesday, August 13th for the 102nd Anniversary of the 4th Apparition of Our Lady of Fatima



Main Celebrant
His Eminence Raymond Leo Cardinal Burke

Raymond Leo Burke was ordained to the priesthood by Blessed Pope Paul VI on June 29, 1975. Ordained a bishop in 1995 by Saint Pope John Paul II, he served for almost nine years as Bishop of La Crosse.

On December 2, 2003, he was named Archbishop of Saint Louis. From 2008-2014, he served as Prefect of the Supreme Tribunal of the Apostolic Signatura in Rome.

He was elevated to the College of Cardinals in 2010 by PopeBenedict XVI. Cardinal Burke has also served on the Congregation for Causes of Saints, the Congregation for Bishops, the Pontifical Council for Legislative Texts, and the Congregation for Divine Worship and the Discipline of the Sacraments. August.


Reverend Matthew Mauriello

Fr. Matt attended Holy Apostles Seminary in Cromwell, CT, as a belated vocation. He was ordained in the Marian Year on Jan. 11, 1988 and served as chaplain of the Catholic University in the Diocese of Ponce, Puerto Rico.He was been serving in the Diocese of Bridgeport since 1991. In 2005, Fr. Matt earned his Licentiate Degree (S.T.L.) in the Theology of Mary at the International Marian Research Institute located at the University of Dayton, a branch of the Pontifical Marianum University in Rome, Italy. Currently, Fr. Matt is the chaplain of St. Camillus Nursing Home in Stamford, CT. He has been regular columnist of Soul Magazine for over ten years and is the author of two books.



10:30 am  Confessions.
10:30 am Talk at Holy House concerning relics contained therein.
12:00 pm  Rosary/Procession with the Pilgrim Virgin Statue of Our Lady of Fatima.
12:30 pm  Speaker Reverend Matthew Mauriello.
1:15 pm  Holy Mass with Main Celebrant His Eminence Raymond Leo Cardinal Burke.
– Followed by Exposition, Eucharistic Procession, Benediction and Blessing of Religious Articles.
3:00 pm Divine Mercy Chaplet in Upper Shrine, followed by Fatima Farewell and Brown Scapular Enrollment.
3:15 pm Talk and exhibit at the Little Capelinha concerning the history of the chapel that Our Lady requested.
3:15 – 5:00 pm
Talk at Holy House concerning Fatima and Holy House relics.

PLEASE NOTE: Schedule, times and speakers are subject to change.


August 13, 1917 – As August 13th approached, the story of the apparitions had reached the anti-religious secular press, and while this ensured that the whole country knew about Fatima, it also meant that many biased and negative reports were circulating.

The children were kidnapped on the morning of the 13th by the Mayor of Vila Nova de Ourem, Arturo Santos. They were interrogated about the secret; but despite his threats and promises of money, they refused to divulge it.  Read More


Tours to Fatima, Portugal and Beyond
Join us on our Spiritual Journeys
Ave Maria Pilgrimage Tours



August 13, 2019
10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Event Category:


Blue Army Shrine
674 Mountain View Rd East
Asbury, NJ 07882
+ Google Map

Retreats – We offer pilgrims a prayerful respite from the everyday world at our Fatima Retreat Center. We can accommodate groups of 10 to 30 people for weekend retreats and more for daily retreats. For more information, please contact Dorothy at 908-246-6626 or email: dorothyc@bluearmy.com

Subscribe to Soul

Subscribe to Soul Magazine and learn more about the message of Fatima and how to live it today. Subscribe to Soul

Prayer Requests

prayer-requestsPresent your prayer requests for remembrance during Masses offered at the Blue Army Shrine. Request a Prayer