“A thousand years of enjoying human glory is not worth even an hour spent sweetly communing with Jesus in the Blessed Sacrament.” St. Pius of Pietrelcina (Padre Pio)
March 20-21: 24 Hours for the Lord
In response to the 24 Hours for the Lord initiative (first launched in 2014), the Office of Divine Worship is co-sponsoring 24 hours of adoration and confessions with Mir House of Prayer in St. Joseph, Mo. and St. Thomas More Parish in Kansas City, Mo. The 2020 theme is ‘Your sins are forgiven’ (Lk. 7:48).
- 8:15 am March 20-8:15 am March 21: MIR House of Prayer, St Joseph
- 8:45 am March 20-8:15 am March 21: St. Thomas More Parish, Kansas City
Lenten Adoration at Rockhurst University
During Lent, Rockhurst’s Knights of Columbus are sponsoring all night adoration on campus (at Mabee Chapel in Massman Hall) Wednesdays after the 9 pm Mass until Thursday 4 pm with Benediction.
SAVE THE DATE: Sept. 11th and 12th, 2020: 2nd Annual ‘In His Real Presence’ Eucharistic Congress
Find Eucharistic Adoration Near You
Below is a listing of Eucharistic Adoration times compiled as of August 14, 2018. Parish/organization names are linked to their external websites for addresses and for double-checking Adoration is happening. Please send additions and updates to this list to the Worship Office. Thanks!
Benedictine Sisters of Perpetual Adoration (Clyde, MO)- Eucharistic Adoration Monday through Saturday 3:30 to 6 pm; on Sundays, solemnities and days special to the community, adoration held after Eucharist in the morning through 6 pm.
Cathedral of St. Joseph (St. Joseph, MO)- Eucharistic adoration Monday through Friday from 8 am-3 pm, except when school is closed. To verify adoration is open, please call the main office at 816-232-7763.
Cathedral of the Immaculate Conception (Kansas City, MO)- Adoration on First Fridays 1-3 pm.
Christ the King (Kansas City, MO)- Adoration available 24/7 in St. Peter Julian Eymard Chapel; doors open daily 6 am-5 pm, contact office for after hours access
Church of the Good Shepherd (Smithville, MO)- Adoration of the Blessed Sacrament on 1st and 3rd Sundays, 11:30 am-midnight. There is also adoration/benediction on the first Friday of each month following the 9 am Mass from 9:30-10:15 am.
Conception Abbey (Conception, MO)- Eucharist exposition accompanies Vespers on Thursday nights from 5:15 pm-5:40 pm. A period of adoration follows from 5:40 pm-6:15 pm.
Coronation of Our Lady (Grandview, MO)-Eucharistic adoration on Monday, Thursday and Friday from 6 am-10 pm, Wednesday 12 noon-10 pm, and Saturday 6 am-9 am.
Divine Mercy Chapel (Catholic Radio Station @ 1400 NE 42nd Terrace Kansas City, MO)-Adoration every Thursday 3 pm-Midnight and Friday 7 am-4 pm. Children’s Adoration hour 3 pm 2nd Thursday each month, exploring topics of faith and liturgical year in meditative and prayerful way to help children learn how to pray in front of the Blessed Sacrament; contact Lis with questions at (909) 767-5654.
Guardian Angels (Kansas City, MO)-Adoration on Fridays from 9 am-9 pm (please contact the office beforehand for a card pass, for security reasons).
Holy Cross (Kansas City, MO)- Adoration every Friday from 10 am-6 pm in Spanish.
Holy Family (Kansas City, MO)- Adoration every Thursday, 8:30 am to 8 pm.
Holy Rosary (Clinton, MO)- First Friday Eucharistic Adoration following weekday 8:15 am Mass until Noon, concludes with Benediction and Divine Mercy Chaplet.
Holy Spirit (Lee’s Summit, MO)- First Friday of every month, 8:30 am to Noon.
Mir House of Prayer (St. Joseph, MO)-chapel open 24/7; see website for Benediction times and updates.
Nativity of Mary (Independence, MO)- Adoration on first Fridays, 9 am to Noon.
Newman Catholic Center: Northwest Missouri State University (Maryville, MO)-The Newman Center offers adoration from after 9 pm Mass on Tuesday night through 9 pm Mass on Thursday night (48 hours). Only from last week of August through last week of April (when school is in session).
Old St. Patrick’s Oratory (Kansas City, MO)-First Fridays Holy Hour (with confessions during) after the 6 pm Mass; other Fridays, Holy Hour at 6 pm (without confessions); First Saturdays Adoration with Rosary and Benediction after the 8 am Mass.
Our Lady of Good Counsel (Kansas City, MO)-Adoration Monday through Friday from 11 am-Noon.
Our Lady of Guadalupe (St. Joseph, MO)-Adoration 7-8 am Monday-Friday, before daily 8 am Mass.
Our Lady of Lourdes (Harrisonville, MO)-Adoration on the third Wednesday of each month from 8:30 am until 6 pm.
Our Lady of Lourdes (Raytown, MO)- 24- 7 Adoration available; The church doors close at 5:30 pm; for access after 5:30 pm, please knock.
Our Lady of Peace (Kansas City, MO)- Adoration every Thursday from 6-7 pm in Spanish.
Our Lady of Perpetual Help/Redemptorist (Kansas City, MO)-Adoration on Tuesdays from 6:15-7:15 pm.
Our Lady of the Presentation (Lee’s Summit, MO)- Eucharistic Adoration on Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays, 9 am-8 pm in St. Ann Chapel.
Our Lady of Sorrows (Kansas City, MO)- Eucharistic Adoration on Fridays from 11 am-Noon.
Sisters of St. Francis of the Holy Eucharist (Independence, MO)- Eucharistic Adoration Monday through Friday 6 am – 8 pm; Saturday 1 – 10 pm; Sunday 1 – 6 pm.
Sacred Heart-Guadalupe (Kansas City, MO)- Eucharistic Adoration every Thursday from 10 am-7 pm, with 6 pm Holy Hour prayer led in Spanish.
St. Andrew (Gladstone, MO)- Adoration every Thursday from 9:30 am until 5:45 pm. Also, overnight adoration the first Thursday of every month from 6:30 pm until 7 am Friday morning.
St. Ann (Plattsburg, MO)- Eucharistic Adoration on First Fridays following the 8 am Mass, closing with Benediction at Noon.
St. Anthony (Kansas City, MO)- Adoration every Thursday from 6-7 pm in the church to pray for priests, the church and victims of abuse.
St. Bernadette (Kansas City, MO)- Adoration on first Fridays 8:45 am- 9:30 am.
St. Bridget (Pleasant Hill, MO)- Eucharistic Adoration every Thursday from 10 am-8 pm.
St. Charles Borromeo (Kansas City)- Wednesday afternoons from 3 -7 pm, and on First Fridays from 9:30 to 12 noon.
St. Columban (Chillicothe, MO)- First Fridays Exposition after the 8:15 am Mass ending with Benediction at 4:45 pm.
St. Francis Xavier (Kansas City, MO)-Adoration on Thursdays from 12:30-2 pm in the chapel.
St. Francis Xavier (St. Joseph, MO)- Eucharistic Adoration on First Fridays starting at 9 am and ending with the rosary and Benediction at 2:30 pm.
St. Gabriel (Kansas City, MO)- open for private prayer M-F 8 am-4:30 pm; Adoration of the Blessed Sacrament on the First Friday of the month following 8:15 am Mass til 8 pm.
St. George (Odessa, MO)-Eucharistic Adoration on Tuesdays from 5-6 pm.
St. Gregory Barbarigo (Maryville, MO)- Adoration on Tuesdays 6:30 am-7:30 am, and Wednesdays 8:45 am-6 pm.
St. James (Liberty, MO)- Adoration on Thursdays from 8:30 am-9 pm.
St. James (St. Joseph, MO)- Holy Hour with Confessions and prayers to Our Lady of Perpetual Help on Tuesdays at 6 pm; Adoration from 9 am to 11 am on Fridays.
St. John Francis Regis (Kansas City, MO)- 12 hour adoration on first Friday of the month from 9 am-9 pm, & on Wednesday nights from 6-7 pm.
St. John LaLande (Blue Springs, MO)- Adoration on Mondays from 7 am-7 pm, and Fridays 7 am-4 pm. Adoration is cancelled if the parish offices are closed (e.g. for a holiday), or suspended during funerals & visitations.
St Joseph (Trenton, MO)- Wednesday Holy Hour 6-7 pm with exposition and benediction.
St. Jude (Oak Grove, MO)-Eucharistic Adoration on Wednesdays from 5-6 pm.
St. Margaret of Scotland (Lee’s Summit, MO)-Tuesdays from 8:45 – 9:45 a.m.
St. Mark (Independence, MO)- Adoration in the chapel on Thursdays 10 am – 6 pm, Sundays 1 pm-7 pm.
St. Mary (Higginsville, MO)- Adoration on Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, and Friday from 8:30 am-9 am (unless Father is away).
St. Mary (Independence, MO)- Adoration on Tuesdays after Noon Mass, concluding with Benediction after Vespers at 5:30 pm; Wednesday after Noon Mass, overnight until Vespers at 5:30 pm Thursday evening. Doors locked during overnight hours, so knock at the south side entrance and/or notify them via Facebook page message or parish email.
St. Mary (St. Joseph, MO)- Adoration on Tuesdays immediately following 12 Noon Mass (about 12:30 pm) until 6 pm.
St. Matthew Apostle (Kansas City, MO)- Adoration on Wednesdays from 9 am-2 pm. First Fridays Holy Hour held from 7:30-8:30 am.
St. Patrick (Holden, MO)-Adoration with Benediction every Friday, from 11 am-11:50 am. Confessions are available during Adoration; noon Mass follows.
St. Patrick (Kansas City North, MO)- Eucharistic Adoration on Thursdays from 2-4 pm; Saturday mornings from 7:30-8:15 am.
St. Peter (Kansas City, MO)- Adoration on Tuesdays following the 8:15 am Mass until 6:45 pm Benediction.
St. Rose of Lima (Savannah, MO)-Adoration from 7 am-8 am Monday through Friday.
St. Sabina (Belton, MO)-Adoration on First Fridays, 8:30 am – 8 pm.
St. Teresa’s Academy (Kansas City, MO)-Adoration the second Thursday of the month in Nov, Dec, Jan, Feb, March, and April from 8 am-3 pm in the St. Joseph’s Chapel.
St. Therese, North (Kansas City, MO)- Adoration in St. Therese Adoration Chapel Monday-Thursday 9 am-11 pm, Friday 9 am -10 pm, Saturday 9 am-1 pm.
St. Thomas More (Kansas City, MO)- Eucharistic Adoration each Friday-Saturday, after our 8:15 am Mass on Friday until the beginning of the Saturday 8:15 am Mass. Contact the parish office for after 5 pm access. (Effective Monday, August 12, 2019: Eucharistic Adoration at St. Thomas More Parish will be discontinued until further notice due to construction. Only/final Adoration date to be held this week is Friday, August 16, 2019 from 9 am-9 pm in Flanagan Hall.)
Twelve Apostles (Platte City, MO)- Adoration 1st and 3rd Sundays, 5-6 pm
Visitation (Kansas City, MO)- Eucharistic Adoration every Wednesday in the Saint Joseph chapel after 8:15 am Mass until 6 pm.