Pilgrimages to the Shrine of the Blessed Sacrament and EWTN

In only one trip, you can visit EWTN, the largest religious media Network in the world, and the divinely inspired Shrine of the Most Blessed Sacrament, home of Our Lady of the Angels Monastery, both founded by Mother M. Angelica. Located only one hour apart, both places offer pilgrims an experience as unique and unforgettable as our dear Foundress!

Find all the information needed for your pilgrimage to the Shrine and EWTN, including lodging, schedules of activities, and seat reservations for EWTN’s live shows, at the Shrine’s website www.olamshrine.com, or by contacting the Shrine’s Pilgrimage Office: 256-787-4121 or info@olamshrine.com

EWTN’s Daily Schedule (All Times Central)

The EWTN Religious Catalogue Gift Shoppe is open Monday-Friday from 8:00 am until 5:00 pm, and Saturday 8:00 am to 3:00 pm.

7:00 am - Daily televised Mass. No reservations are needed to attend Mass. Just walk into the Chapel.
More room available in St. Michael's Hall, adjacent to the Chapel

11:00 am - Confessions in St. Michael's Hall, Monday-Saturday

12 noon - Non-televised Mass, Monday-Friday

2:45 pm - Studio Tour of EWTN, Monday-Friday - No reservations needed - Starts at Gift Shop lobby

4:00 pm - Sundays only, televised Vespers and Benediction. Not offered during July and August

8:30 am to 5:00 pm - Daily adoration of the Blessed Sacrament - The Chapel stays open until 10:00 pm for prayer

Everyone is welcome to walk around the Network’s building, see the satellite dishes, use picnic tables, etc.

Lodging Information

Live Shows

No seat reservations are needed unless you have a group of 10 or more. Must be in the studio 30 minutes before the show starts.

For group seat reservations, please call the Shrine's Pilgrimage office 256-787-4121 or send the following information to info@olamshrine.com

  • Last name of reservation
  • Number of people in attendance
  • Any wheelchair access needs


12:30 pm - "At Home with Jim and Joy" with Jim and Joy Pinto


1:00 pm - "Scripture and Tradition" with Fr. Mitch Pacwa


7:00 pm - "EWTN Live" with Fr. Mitch Pacwa