Saint Meinrad Archabbey

A catholic monastery devoted to the teachings of St. Benedict


Monte Cassino pilgrimages planned for May

April 03, 2017

Saint Meinrad Archabbey's pilgrimages to honor the Blessed Mother at the Monte Cassino Shrine have been scheduled for the Sundays in May.

The pilgrimages begin with an opening hymn and a short sermon, followed by a rosary procession. The service ends with the Litany of the Blessed Virgin and a hymn. Speakers and topics for the pilgrimages are:

            May 7 - Br. Lorenzo Peñalosa, OSB
            "Our Lady of Perpetual Help"

            May 14 - Fr. Joseph Cox, OSB
            "Mary, Our Mother"

            May 21 - Fr. Barnabas Gillespie, OSB
            "Holy Lady, Chosen by the Father"

            May 28 - Novice Joseph Wagner, OSB
            "Mary, Consoler of the Sick"

Services begin at 2 p.m. Central time. The public is invited. Monte Cassino Shrine is located one mile east of the Archabbey on State Highway 62 in St. Meinrad, IN.

For more information, call Mary Jeanne Schumacher during business hours at (812) 357-6501 or call (812) 357-6611 on the day of the event.