Mass Times and Pilgrimages
The chapel is open all year round for private prayer and pilgrimage. Organised pilgrimage groups are requested to book in advance here
Each Saturday of the year the Vigil Mass of Sunday is celebrated at in the Shrine at 4pm.
Before the Vigil Mass at the Shrine there is Exposition of the Blessed Sacrament from 3pm – 3.45pm with Sacrament of Reconciliation available also.
There is no longer a weekly Sunday Mass in the Village Church. From October 2018, however, Sunday Mass will be celebrated in the Village Church on the first Sunday of the month only at 8.45am.
Feasts and Lady Days celebrated at the shrine during 2018
Monday January 1: Lady Day – Mary, Mother of God
Friday March 30: Good Friday
10am–noon Stations of the Cross Pilgrimage
Sunday April 8: Divine Mercy Sunday
Monday April 9: Lady Day – Annunciation
Wednesday June 27: Lady Day – Our Mother of Perpetual Help
Sunday August 12: Annual Diocesan Assumption Pilgrimage
Saturday September 8: Lady Day – Birthday of Our Lady
Saturday October 7: Annual Rosary Pilgrimage – Our Lady of the Rosary
Wednesday November 21: Lady Day – Presentation of Our Lady
Saturday December 8: Lady Day – Feast of the Immaculate Conception
Please note: subject to change
Monday December 24: Nativity of Our Lord
Wednesday December 26: Cathedral Saint Stephen’s Day (Boxing Day) Pilgrimage