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Specialists of the most difficult missions


Bring healing and hope across the world

Oblate priests and brothers in the United States and 70 other countries are bringing God to the world, and the world to God.

“The Oblate family was the first one to help.”

Bring hope to children this Christmas

Read the latest news from the Oblates in Ukraine

Spiritual Support

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The Missionary Oblates are here to pray for you, especially during difficult times. Prayer can bring us strength and courage.

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Light a Candle

Have a Votive Candle lit at the
National Shrine of Our Lady of the Snows.

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Lourdes Water

Receive water from the miraculous pilgrimage site in Lourdes, France.

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Online Masses from our Spiritual Homes

Following are our Mass schedules. Masses in bold are livestreamed.

National Shrine of Our Lady of the Snows

Monday-Friday: 7:30 a.m. CST
Saturday Morning: 9:00 a.m. CST
Saturday Vigil Mass: 4:00 p.m. CST
Sunday: 9:30 & 11:30 a.m. CST
Sunday: Santa Misa en Español 2:00 p.m. CST

The Lourdes Grotto and Tepeyac de San Antonio

Monday – Friday: 7:00 a.m. (English) and 12:00 p.m. (Spanish)
Saturday: 7:00 a.m. (English)
Misa de Vigilia 6:00 p.m. (Spanish)
Sunday: 9:00 a.m. (English) & 11:30 a.m. (Spanish)

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To help you in your prayer life, we have created daily prayers. When you pray these prayers you will be blessed and strengthened in your relationship with God.

Who We Are

The Missionary Oblates of Mary Immaculate serve poor and needy people in the United States and 70 countries around the world. We provide food for the homeless in New Orleans, spiritual support for the Native American people on the White Earth Reservation in Minnesota, shelter for victims of natural disasters in Haiti and bring the Word of God to isolated parts of Zambia. Our ministries are a testament to the profound effect God’s love has on the communities they serve.