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First Friday Devotions

FIRST FRIDAY SCHEDULE 10 AM: Confessions 11:30 AM: Rosary 12 Noon: Holy Mass – Celebrant: Fr. Ronan Murphy 12:45 – 3PM: Eucharistic Adoration

Vigil of Reparation

Takes place between 9 PM – 1 AM in the Blessed Sacrament Chapel. SCHEDULE: 9 PM: Holy Mass in honor of the Sacred Heart of Jesus Followed by: Exposition, confession, Rosary, prayers, and silent adoration 12 AM (midnight): Saturday Mass in honor of the Immaculate

The Year of Saint Joseph First Saturday

FIRST SATURDAY SCHEDULE The following event is live-streamed at BlueArmy.com/Yearofstjoseph beginning at 11 AM E.T 10 AM: Confessions 11 AM: Year of St. Joseph featured speaker, Rev. Hugh Gillespie, SMM. Virtual series Part 2: The Devotion: A Matter of the Heart. 11:30 AM: Rosary, followed by 15 minute silent

Feast of St. Teresa of Calcutta

On June 13, 1988, Mother Teresa visited the Blue Army Shrine and, after the conclusion of her talk, graciously signed the Blue Army Pledge, making a commitment to Our Lady’s requests at Fatima.  The life of Mother Teresa was an exceptional one. Born as Agnes

Labor Day

Please be aware that both the Gift Shop and main office will be closed today for the holiday.

Prayer Cell Meeting

The Fatima Prayer Cell Rosary is every Tuesday at 7 PM (Eastern) in the Holy House chapel, led by shrine chaplain Fr. Ronan Murphy. For those who want to join by Zoom, email bernster@bluearmy.com to be added to the list.

The Nativity of the Blessed Virgin Mary

The birth of Mary does not appear in the Bible, but instead, what we as Catholics believe comes from early Christian writings; the Protoevangelium of James in particular. Today, September 8, marks the Nativity of the Blessed Virgin Mary as it falls exactly nine months

Twentieth Anniversary of 9/11

O Lord Jesus, remember our deceased and suffering brothers before your Father. Remember us also, as we begin to pray with your words: Pater noster...   O Almighty and merciful God, you cannot be understood by one who sows discord, you cannot be accepted by

Feast of the Most Holy Name of Mary

Established in Spain during the sixteenth century, the feast of the Most Holy Name of Mary was established in the universal Church by Pope Innocent XI in 1683. This feast, falling four days after the Nativity of the Blessed Virgin Mary, calls for us to

September 13 Mary-thon of Prayer

SCHEDULE OF EVENTS Events will take place at the Upper Shrine 10:30 am – Confessions 12:00 pm – Rosary procession the Pilgrim Virgin Statue 12:30 pm – Speaker – Donna-Marie Cooper O'Boyle 1:15 pm – Holy Mass with Most Rev. Frank Caggiano Following the Mass:

The Exaltation of the Holy Cross

The Exaltation of the Holy Cross is celebrated in remembrance of both the day St. Helena discovered the True Cross in 320 and the 335 dedication of the basilica built on Calvary by Emperor Constantine. Guided to Christianity by her son, Emperor Constantine, St. Helena

Prayer Cell Meeting

The Fatima Prayer Cell Rosary is every Tuesday at 7 PM (Eastern) in the Holy House chapel, led by shrine chaplain Fr. Ronan Murphy. For those who want to join by Zoom, email bernster@bluearmy.com to be added to the list.

Feast of Our Lady of Sorrows

What used to be celebrated as two separate feast days, one on the Friday before Palm Sunday and the other in September, the feast of Our Lady of Sorrow is now celebrated in the universal Church on September 15. Today, we remember and reflect upon

St. Padre Pio Novena

To enroll a loved one and make a donation, please visit: https://interland3.donorperfect.net/weblink/weblink.aspx?name=E201914&id=87  The Masses will be held daily at 12pm here at the National Blue Army Shrine. If you'd like to watch online, please click here: https://www.bluearmy.com/shrine-webcam/   

Feast of Sts. Cornelius and Cyprian

In 251, St. Cornelius was elected Pope. It was a time where many troubles against the Catholic Church were rising: not only were there threats from the Roman Empire, but the anti-pope Novatian and the schism he created. A situation that arose within the Catholic

Feast of St. Hildegard

Despite being beatified in 1326 by Pope John XXII, Hildegard was not beatified until 2012 by Pope Benedict XVI, in which he also declared her a Doctor of the Church. Born in 1098 to a noble family, a sick Hildegard was sent to Blessed Jutta,

Exposition of Sacred Relics: Treasures of the Church

On Saturday Sept. 18th, Father Carlos Martins of the Companions of the Cross will present the Treasures of the Church. Over 150 relics will be shown, some as old as 2,000 years, including a fragment of the Veil that belonged to Our Lady and some

Feast of St. Matthew, Apostle

Similar to Jesus's other disciples, little is known about St. Matthew's life besides what is chronicled in his Gospel. Before he was one of Christ's disciples, Matthew was a publican, Jewish tax-collectors who worked for the Roman rulers and were despised for turning their backs

Prayer Cell Meeting

The Fatima Prayer Cell Rosary is every Tuesday at 7 PM (Eastern) in the Holy House chapel, led by shrine chaplain Fr. Ronan Murphy. For those who want to join by Zoom, email bernster@bluearmy.com to be added to the list.

Feast of St. Padre Pio

Extremely religious from a young age, Padre Pio - then Francesco Forgione - expressed his desire to become a friar in 1887. However, because he was so young and lacked the necessary education to enter the novitiate, Francesco's parents hired him a private tutor. A

The Feast of Our Lady of Mercy

"I am Mother to you all, thanks to the unfathomable mercy of God. Most pleasing to me is that soul which faithfully carries out the will of God. Be courageous. Do not fear apparent obstacles, but fix your gaze upon the Passion of my Son,

Prayer Cell Meeting

  The Fatima Prayer Cell Rosary is every Tuesday at 7 PM (Eastern) in the Holy House chapel, led by shrine chaplain Fr. Ronan Murphy. For those who want to join by Zoom, email bernster@bluearmy.com to be added to the list.

Feast of SS. Michael, Gabriel, and Raphael

The three archangels - Michael, Raphael, and Gabriel - are the only three angels referred to by name in Sacred Scripture. Thus, they are the only angels that we should venerate. St. Michael, the "Prince of the Heavenly Host," is the chief angel in heaven.

Feast of St. Jerome

At a young age, St. Jerome - then known as Eusebius Sophronius Hieronymus - was taught Latin and Greek by the famous Roman grammarian, Aelius Donates. When he reached the age of 12, Jerome went to Rome where he continued his studies in grammar, but

First Friday Devotions

FIRST FRIDAY SCHEDULE 10 AM: Confessions 11:30 AM: Rosary 12 Noon: Holy Mass – Celebrant: Fr. Ronan Murphy. Homilist: Rev. Matthew Mauriello 12:45 – 3PM: Eucharistic Adoration

Vigil of Reparation

Takes place between 9 PM – 1 AM in the Blessed Sacrament Chapel. SCHEDULE: 9 PM: Holy Mass in honor of the Sacred Heart of Jesus Followed by: Exposition, confession, Rosary, prayers, and silent adoration 12 AM (midnight): Saturday Mass in honor of the Immaculate

The Year of Saint Joseph First Saturday

FIRST SATURDAY SCHEDULE The following event is live-streamed at BlueArmy.com/Yearofstjoseph beginning at 11 AM E.T 10 AM: Confessions 11 AM: Year of St. Joseph featured speaker, Rev. Hugh Gillespie, SMM. Virtual series Part 3: Adoration and the Spirituality of Francisco 11:30 AM: Rosary, followed by 15 minute silent meditation

Rosary Congress

DAILY:  11:30 AM - Confessions 12 PM - Holy Mass (Confessions available after Mass & in the evening). SPECIAL EVENTS: Oct. 2, First Saturday: 10 AM - Confessions 11 AM - Virtual Speaker: Rev. Hugh Gillespie, SMM 11:30 AM - Rosary / 15 min. Meditation

Feast of St. Faustina Kowalska

St. Faustina Kowalska is the patron saint of Mercy, as it was through her visions that Jesus revealed the Divine Mercy to the world. The third of ten children, Helena Kowalska was born to a poor religious family. She first experienced a calling to lead

Prayer Cell Meeting

The Fatima Prayer Cell Rosary is every Tuesday at 7 PM (Eastern) in the Holy House chapel, led by shrine chaplain Fr. Ronan Murphy. For those who want to join by Zoom, email bernster@bluearmy.com to be added to the list.

450th Anniversary of the Feast of Our Lady of the Rosary

During the 16th century, the threat of the Turks invading Europe was imminent. If the Turks were to be successful, the effect on Christian Europe would be disastrous. So, an alliance called the Holy League which consisted of Geona, Spain, and the Papal States, took

Prayer Cell Meeting

The Fatima Prayer Cell Rosary is every Tuesday at 7 PM (Eastern) in the Holy House chapel, led by shrine chaplain Fr. Ronan Murphy. For those who want to join by Zoom, email bernster@bluearmy.com to be added to the list.

October 13 Mary-thon of Prayer

SCHEDULE OF EVENTS Events will take place at the Upper Shrine 10:30 am – Confessions 12:00 pm – Rosary procession the Pilgrim Virgin Statue 12:30 pm – Speaker – Rev. John Anthony Boughton, CFR 1:15 pm – Holy Mass with Most Rev. Nicholas A. DiMarzio

Feast of St. Teresa of Avila

St. Teresa's faith developed early on in her life. Her family had converted to Christianity during the reign of King Ferdinand and Queen Isabella; her father in particular was a devout Catholic. When she was a young girl, Teresa, along with her younger brother Rodrigo,

Feast of St. Margaret Mary Alacoque

St. Margaret Mary Alacoque had a strong devotion to the Sacred Heart of Jesus. The fifth of seven children, Margaret was the only daughter of Claude and Philiberte Alacoque. When she was eight, her father died and the family was left without control of his

Barangay Day

Organized by Barangay of the Virgin

Faith, Family, Fatima Fundraising Event

Come enjoy a day of good old fashion fun & food at the Blue Army Shrine. Join us in fundraising for the Blue Army Shrine & Inspire Family Life Center. Enter a crockpot of your favorite chili recipe for our 1st annual chili cook-off competition!

Feast of St. Luke the Evangelist

St. Luke,  most likely a convert from paganism, wrote two books in the New Testament, the third Gospel and the Acts of the Apostles. As a physician, he accompanied St. Paul in spreading the Gospel and remained a faithful companion until Paul's martyrdom. From Antioch,

Prayer Cell Meeting

The Fatima Prayer Cell Rosary is every Tuesday at 7 PM (Eastern) in the Holy House chapel, led by shrine chaplain Fr. Ronan Murphy. For those who want to join by Zoom, email bernster@bluearmy.com to be added to the list.

Feast of St. Pope John Paul II

"Christ is the center of the universe and of human history." - St. Pope John Paul II The impact St. Pope John Paul II had on the world was so great that the typical five-year waiting period before beginning the cause of beatification and canonization

Prayer Cell Meeting

The Fatima Prayer Cell Rosary is every Tuesday at 7 PM (Eastern) in the Holy House chapel, led by shrine chaplain Fr. Ronan Murphy. For those who want to join by Zoom, email bernster@bluearmy.com to be added to the list.

Feast of SS. Simon and Jude

St. Jude Thaddaeus St. Jude, also referred to as Thaddaeus in the Gospels of Matthew and Mark, was the brother of St. James the Lesser, and a legal cousin of Jesus. He preached the Gospel throughout Judea, Samaria, Idumaea, Syria, Mesopotamia, and Lybia. St. Jude

Prayer Cell Meeting

The Fatima Prayer Cell Rosary is every Tuesday at 7 PM (Eastern) in the Holy House chapel, led by shrine chaplain Fr. Ronan Murphy. For those who want to join by Zoom, email bernster@bluearmy.com to be added to the list.

Vigil of Reparation

Takes place between 9 PM – 1 AM in the Blessed Sacrament Chapel. SCHEDULE: 9 PM: Holy Mass in honor of the Sacred Heart of Jesus Followed by: Exposition, confession, Rosary, prayers, and silent adoration 12 AM (midnight): Saturday Mass in honor of the Immaculate

The Year of Saint Joseph First Saturday

FIRST SATURDAY SCHEDULE The following event is live-streamed at BlueArmy.com/Yearofstjoseph beginning at 11 AM E.T 10 AM: Confessions 11 AM: Year of St. Joseph featured speaker, Rev. Hugh Gillespie, SMM. Virtual series Part 4: Reparation and the Spirituality of Jacinta 11:30 AM: Rosary, followed by 15 minute silent meditation

Prayer Cell Meeting

The Fatima Prayer Cell Rosary is every Tuesday at 7 PM (Eastern) in the Holy House chapel, led by shrine chaplain Fr. Ronan Murphy. For those who want to join by Zoom, email bernster@bluearmy.com to be added to the list.

Prayer Cell Meeting

The Fatima Prayer Cell Rosary is every Tuesday at 7 PM (Eastern) in the Holy House chapel, led by shrine chaplain Fr. Ronan Murphy. For those who want to join by Zoom, email bernster@bluearmy.com to be added to the list.

Prayer Cell Meeting

The Fatima Prayer Cell Rosary is every Tuesday at 7 PM (Eastern) in the Holy House chapel, led by shrine chaplain Fr. Ronan Murphy. For those who want to join by Zoom, email bernster@bluearmy.com to be added to the list.

Prayer Cell Meeting

The Fatima Prayer Cell Rosary is every Tuesday at 7 PM (Eastern) in the Holy House chapel, led by shrine chaplain Fr. Ronan Murphy. For those who want to join by Zoom, email bernster@bluearmy.com to be added to the list.

Vigil of Reparation

Takes place between 9 PM – 1 AM in the Blessed Sacrament Chapel. SCHEDULE: 9 PM: Holy Mass in honor of the Sacred Heart of Jesus Followed by: Exposition, confession, Rosary, prayers, and silent adoration 12 AM (midnight): Saturday Mass in honor of the Immaculate

The Year of Saint Joseph First Saturday

FIRST SATURDAY SCHEDULE The following event is live-streamed at BlueArmy.com/Yearofstjoseph beginning at 11 AM E.T 10 AM: Confessions 11 AM: Year of St. Joseph featured speaker, Rev. Hugh Gillespie, SMM. Virtual series Part 5: Consecration and the Spirituality of Lucia. 11:30 AM: Rosary, followed by 15 minute silent meditation

Prayer Cell Meeting

The Fatima Prayer Cell Rosary is every Tuesday at 7 PM (Eastern) in the Holy House chapel, led by shrine chaplain Fr. Ronan Murphy. For those who want to join by Zoom, email bernster@bluearmy.com to be added to the list.

Prayer Cell Meeting

The Fatima Prayer Cell Rosary is every Tuesday at 7 PM (Eastern) in the Holy House chapel, led by shrine chaplain Fr. Ronan Murphy. For those who want to join by Zoom, email bernster@bluearmy.com to be added to the list.

Prayer Cell Meeting

The Fatima Prayer Cell Rosary is every Tuesday at 7 PM (Eastern) in the Holy House chapel, led by shrine chaplain Fr. Ronan Murphy. For those who want to join by Zoom, email bernster@bluearmy.com to be added to the list.

Prayer Cell Meeting

The Fatima Prayer Cell Rosary is every Tuesday at 7 PM (Eastern) in the Holy House chapel, led by shrine chaplain Fr. Ronan Murphy. For those who want to join by Zoom, email bernster@bluearmy.com to be added to the list.

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