It's a beautiful , peaceful and spiritual place to visit. Any opportunit
Proceeded to... walk around the grounds saying the rosary. We were on our last decade and through the very cloudy afternoon the sun shown so bright thru a small group of clouds. People began ogling and clapping! I was staring as I couldn't believe my eyes! The sun was moving, back and forth, up and down. Bouncing like a ball! I couldn't stop looking until the clouds covered it up. It isn't the first time our Blessed Mother made Herself known to her followers here at this shrine. I wasn't expecting to see her but as in awe that she did.
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The Blue Army Shrine will be open today. Our power, phones and emails are currently restored.
Confessions are at 11:30am and Mass at 12:00pm. Please do not walk around the grounds, as we still have a lot of heavy snow on the trees. Thank you for all your prayers. God Bless.
David and Dorothy Carollo and the entire staff of the Blue Army Shrine thank everyone for keeping us in their prayers. We have been hit hard with the loss of many trees, loss of power, loss of internet and have incurred a huge amount of costs due to the need for winter supplies.
We received several phone calls from people who are asking how they can help us recover from our loss with a donation. We are very grateful for your help and kindness. You can currently submit a donation online by following this link: https://www.bluearmy.com/donate-to-waf/ or make out a check to the Blue Army and send it to Blue Army Shrine, PO Box 976, Washington, NJ 07882. God bless you.
Wednesday, March 7th -The Shrine and shrine grounds are closed today due to inclement weather. The Blessed Sacrament Chapel will be closed for Mass.
Father James will offer a private Mass for today's intention and will keep everyone in his prayers. We pray that everyone stays safe.
A big THANK YOU! to the Toledo Edison Crew from Ohio that got the power restored at the Shrine tonight. We will keep you in our prayers.
We anticipate that the Shrine will be closed tomorrow due to the nor'easter coming our way tonight and tomorrow, but check back daily for updates. Stay safe everybody.
Tuesday, March 6th - The Shrine is still without power today. Father James will be offering Mass at 12:00 noon in the Blessed Sacrament Chapel by candlelight. Confessions are at 11:30am. The Shrine will close immediately after mass.
The grounds are closed, as our maintenance team continues to work clearing away the fallen trees. Visitors are advised to use caution.
Please check back daily for updates. We pray everyone stays safe with the upcoming storm tonight/ tomorrow. God Bless.
Those attending Mass today, are asked to please use caution. The Shrine grounds are closed due to falling trees. Only the Chapel will be open for Mass and Confessions and will close immediately after.
Monday, March 5th - The Shrine is still without power from Friday's storm. Father James will be offering Mass at 12:00 noon in the Blessed Sacrament Chapel by candlelight. Confessions are at 11:30am. Visitors are advised to use caution.
The Blue Army Shrine grounds will be closed today, Friday, March 2, due to inclement weather. Father Walling will offer the 12 Noon Mass today, and we will be open tomorrow for First Saturday.