Monthly Gatherings

 We invite you to attend one of the celebrations listed in this section. Click on the monthly calendar button for current dates and times.

Candlelight Rosary

Every third Friday of the month we celebrate our Mother Thrice Admirable of Schoenstatt with a Candlelight Rosary. The liturgy includes the recitation of the Holy Rosary by priests, deacons or religious and a candlelight procession with songs through the grounds of the Shrine. Groups interested in participating contact us at

Covenant Mass

The Schoenstatt Family of Austin gathers every third Sunday of the month, united with the Schoenstatt Family throughout the world, to celebrate and renew the Covenant of Love with Mary. This month’s mass falls on the Solemnity of Pentecost. This Covenant Sunday is hosted by the Schoenstatt Mothers Branch.  All are invited to attend and spend the day at the Shrine.

The day includes:    10:00am    Holy Mass
             11:30pm    Potluck family lunch. All are invited to bring a dish to share
              2:00pm     Exposition of the Blessed Sacrament and Adoration in the Shrine
              7:30pm     Vespers and Benediction with the Schoenstatt Fathers Community

Couples Timeout, A Time to Grow Spiritually as a Married Couple

Join us for a morning of reflection and prayer for married couples scheduled the second Saturday of each month.  Meditation will be led by a Schoenstatt Father with possibility for reconciliation. Babysitting is provided, so bring the little ones! RSVP required. 

Mary’s Encounter

Mary’s Encounter: Quarterly Women’s Morning of Reflection

All women are invited to this quarterly morning of prayer and reflection. Morning session will be lead by a Schoenstatt Father, will include time for reflection, Q & A and will end with Holy Mass in the Shrine

Young Adult Adoration

Join the young adult community in prayer and possible reconciliation with a potluck dinner to follow. Scheduled the third Tuesday of every month.