Four Cornerstone Events
Of the 2021 Marian Pilgrimage

Opening Mass and Pilgrimage Kick off

Russells Point
Sensory Friendly

Mass and Concert

Maria Stein
Sensory Friendly

Concert and Mass

Sensory Friendly

Final Consecration and Concert

Sensory Friendly

Marian Pilgrimage Route

Click the the map markers to explore each stop along the route.

Information about accessible portions of the Route & Adaptive Rosary Prayer Services is shown in gold.

Sunday, May 16, 2021

1-2. Our Lady of Fatima Shrine / St Mary of the Woods - Russells Point

1:30pm Mass at Our Lady of Fatima Shrine at Russells Point Harbor, followed by procession from Shrine to St Mary of the Woods Church. Light refreshments in church hall.

MONDAY, MAY 17, 2021


7:00 p.m. Rosary outdoors by the Mary statue.

Tuesday, May 18, 2021

4. St Joseph Church - Wapakoneta

Family Friendly Adoration in Church 8:30am – 7:00pm. 7:00pm Marian Concert with Michael Russell O’Brien. There is NO COST to attend; free will donations accepted

Wednesday, May 19, 2021

5. Holy Rosary - St. Marys

7:00 p.m. Marian Procession with Holy Hour

Thursday, May 20, 2021

6. Holy Redeemer - New Bremen

Thursday evening Confessions 6-6:50. Procession into church at 6:30 p.m. with Rosary afterwards. Mass 7:00 p.m. Friday morning Rosary 8:05, Mass at 8:30 a.m., blessing, and procession out.

Sensory Friendly

Pilgrims will arrive at Bremenfest Park (New Bremen) around 12:15pm and will process through Bremenfest Park. This park is a safe and an easy walk with accessible parking. There is also an adaptive playground for children with disabilities.


Brad M. Feltz

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Friday, May 21, 2021

7. Maria Stein Shrine - Maria Stein

6pm Mass at St John parish church followed by procession to Maria Stein Shrine. Exposition at Maria Stein Shrine from 7-9:30pm. Christian Concert at Maria Stein Spiritual Center from 8-9:30pm

Saturday, May 22, 2021

8. Sacred Heart of Jesus - McCartyville

After the 5:00pm Mass on Saturday, a Candle Light Adoration will begin at 7:00pm with Praise and Worship Music from 8:00-9:30pm. Adoration will continue until the following morning with Benediction before the 8:00am Mass. All are welcome to spend time in adoration throughout the night.

Sensory Friendly

Pilgrims will arrive at St. Augustine Parish in Minster at 12:30pm for lunch and rest. An ADAPTIVE ROSARY PRAYER SERVICE will be offered at 1:00pm. Then a procession will take place in a loop around the center of town before continuing on to Sacred Heart in McCartyville. All paths are paved and accessible.

Sunday, May 23, 2021

9. Holy Angels - Sidney

7pm Exposition and Benediction Prayers. Also may include prayers/meditations associated with Our Lady of Fatima.

Monday, May 24, 2021

10. St. Mary - Piqua

7:00 pm Mass followed by reception and Veneration until 10 pm.

Tuesday, May 25, 2021

11. St. Patrick - Troy

6:30pm Rosary followed by 7pm Mass.

Sensory Friendly

The procession will leave from St. Mary Church in Piqua and will process around the civic buildings in Piqua and then connect with the bike trail that connects Piqua to Troy. There is plenty of public parking in the middle of the civic buildings and the paths are paved and accessible.


Fr Eric Bowman

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Wednesday, May 26, 2021

12. Sacred Heart - New Carlisle

7:00pm Adoration


Christina McGrath

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Thursday, May 27, 2021

13. Mary Help of Christians - Fairborn

7:00pm Adoration


Christina McGrath

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Friday, May 28, 2021

14. Our Lady of the Rosary - Old North Dayton

7:00pm Marian Mass, bilingual


Fr. Ambrose Dobrozi

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Saturday, May 29, 2021

15. Emmanuel - Dayton

9:00am Latin Mass at Holy Family – You must be dressed more formally for Mass (men in slacks and dress shirt/polo
& women with knees and shoulders covered by a dress or skirt)

7:00pm Holy Hour

Sunday, May 30, 2021

16. St. Benedict the Moor - Dayton

5:30pm Rosary & Prayer Service

Monday, May 31, 2021

17. OL of the Immaculate Conception - Dayton

7:00pm Rosary at Marian Shrine

Tuesday, June 1, 2021

18. Church of the Incarnation - Centerville

7:00pm Holy Hour with Rosary & Benediction

Sensory Friendly

The pilgrims will begin with a Mass at 9:00am at Immaculate Conception in Dayton and will then process to Ascension Parish in Kettering at 9:45am. The procession to Ascension is a little less than a mile and will travel predominately through neighborhoods. If transportation is needed back to Immaculate Conception, please CONTACT US and we will put you in touch with the parish. After the procession, there will be an ADAPTIVE ROSARY PRAYER SERVICE at 10:45am in the Ascension Parking Lot.

Wednesday, June 2, 2021

19. St. Mary of Assumption - Springboro

7:00pm Mass

Thursday, June 3, 2021

20. St. Francis de Sales - Lebanon

7:00 p.m. Holy Hour and Rosary

Friday, June 4, 2021

21. Our Lady of Sorrows - Monroe

6:00 p.m. Rosary and procession by Knights of Columbus, 7:00 p.m. Mass, followed by light reception


Fr. Paul Gebhardt

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Saturday, June 5, 2021

22. St. Julie Billart (Hamilton Cluster) - Hamilton

6:15 p.m. Bilingual prayer service with Rosary, Liturgy of the Word with outdoor procession. Reception after.


Karla Eysoldt

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Sunday, June 6, 2021

23. St. Maximillian Kolbe - Liberty Township

7:00 p.m. Holy Hour and Rosary, with reflection on Our Lady of Fatima


Mary Ella Wielgos

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Monday, June 7, 2021

24. St. Margaret of York - Loveland

6:00 pm: Mass
6:30 pm: Children’s living rosary (outside)
7:00 pm: Veneration of the pilgrimage statue
7:30 pm: Marian Concert with Marian meditations


Birgitt Hacker

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Tuesday, June 8, 2021

25. Jesuit Spiritual Center - Milford

5:30 p.m. Outdoor Stations of the Cross

Wednesday, June 9, 2021

26. Holy Trinity - Batavia

7:00 p.m. Holy Hour and Evening Prayer


Fr. Mark Bredestege

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Thursday, June 10, 2021

27. St. Bernadette - Amelia

2:00 – 3:30 p.m.: Rosary and reception of Statue Guardians at Grotto, followed by procession into church and prayer
5:30 – 6:30 p.m.: Confession
7:00 – 8:00 p.m.: Mass, followed by reception

Friday, June 11, 2021

28. Mount St. Mary’s Seminary & School of Theology

7:00 p.m. Holy Hour and Rosary at the seminary, followed by a young adult event at Guardian Angels parish

Saturday, June 12, 2021

29. St. Gertrude - Madeira

7:00 p.m. Marian concert, also including renewal of consecration to Jesus through Mary, praying the Rosary, and veneration of statue (until midnight)

For more info, see our Marian Pilgrimage page.


Richard Sammons

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Sunday, June 13, 2021

30. St. Cecilia - Oakley

4:00 p.m. Rosary with Marian hymns in the church, followed by outdoor celebration (food trucks, beer, music, etc.)

Monday, June 14, 2021

31. (Church of) Resurrection - Bond Hill

7:00 p.m. Liturgy of the Word

Tuesday, June 15, 2021

32. St. Ignatius - Montfort Heights

6:00 p.m.: Mass with a Baptism in the context of Mass
7:00 p.m.: Eucharistic adoration and Rosary

Sensory Friendly

At 3:30pm at St. Ignatius there will be an ADAPTIVE ROSARY PRAYER SERVICE followed by a procession around the baseball fields. There is plenty of parking and the route is paved accessible.


Brad Macke

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Wednesday, June 16, 2021

33. Our Lady of Lourdes - Western Hills

7:00 p.m. Rosary Prayer Service

Thursday, June 17, 2021

34. St. Monica-St. George - Clifton

6:30 p.m.: “Parking Lot Praise” (outdoor Eucharistic adoration, praise and worship music, fellowship, real tattoo artists, etc.)


Lara Gigandet

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Friday, June 18, 2021

35. Holy Cross - Immaculata - Mt. Adams

7:00 p.m.: Testimony from pilgrims, followed by a Holy Hour

Saturday, June 19, 2021

36. Cathedral Basilica - Cincinnati

The following events will take place in Fountain Square (520 Vine St., Cincinnati, OH):
12:00 – 1:45 p.m.: Reconsecration of archdiocese live-streamed from the Cathedral Basilica of St. Peter in Chains; also multicultural performances, the Resurrection Gospel choir, and food trucks available
2:00 p.m.: Concert featuring Village Lights
For more info, see this flyer

Opening Mass and Pilgrimage Kick off

Sunday, May 16th; 1:30 p.m.
Fatima Shrine, Russells Point, OH

To begin the Marian Pilgrimage, we will be celebrating an outdoor Mass at 1:30 p.m. at the Our Lady of Fatima Shrine, which has one of the tallest statues of Mary in the Unites States. From there, pilgrims will begin procession to St. Mary of the Woods, which is 2 miles from the shrine. At 3:00 we will celebrate the completion of the first leg with refreshments.