April 2019

The intention of the presiding priest for the daily Conventual Mass, as established by Abbot Martin Marty, OSB, is “for the living and deceased members and benefactors of the monastery.”

As per our Customary, a Mass was offered for all living and deceased Oblates of Saint Meinrad.

The following intentions were remembered by the priests of our monastery as they offered Masses this month at the Archabbey Church of Our Lady of Einsiedeln, the St. Thomas Aquinas Chapel of the Seminary and School of Theology, the monastery house chapel, the Saint Meinrad Guest House Chapel, the St. Bede Chapel, and in some of their various assignments:

For special intentions

On their wedding anniversary:

Michael and Kristan Chilton (5 years)

Ralph and Caroline Frasca (5 years)


For the well-being of:

Emily Elizabeth Bean

Deacon Michael Berndt

Mary Campanelli

Aaron Cruz

Bernard and Mary Eagan family

Eugene and Laura Fleck family

Kenneth W. Freeman

Sharon Gorup

Nicholas and Katarina Grapsas

Deacon Jinho Paul Kim

Krick family

Rosie Lee

Tom and Charlotte Lombardi

Eli and Oliver Lupien

Heather and Chris Lupien

Jemalyn Mercado

Dr. and Mrs. James Merk

Mary Palau

Charmaine Pullon

Deacon Michaelprakasam Puthumaisavari

Janet Ranola

Saint James Catholic Church, Elizabethtown, Kentucky

Monica Siemer

Brenda Stamey

David Stamey

Donna Terry

Deacon Stephen Van Lal Than

Deacon Taesang Andrew Yun

JR Zerkowski


For the eternal repose of:

(+) Barbara Balka

(+) Cornelius Bittner

(+) Leona Dittmer

(+) Ronald F. Duska

(+) Laurie Engle

(+) Curt Feldpausch

(+) Deacon Louis Fister

(+) Mary Anne Grande

(+) Arthur Hildebrand

(+) Deacon James Horine

(+) Irene Kash

(+) Robert L. Kitchin

(+) Donald Kottlowski

(+) Donna Kramer

(+) Kevin Mark Land

(+) Jonathan Lloyd

(+) Bill McHugh

(+) Francis McNulty

(+) Dorothy McQuaide

(+) Fr. Benedict Meyer, OSB

(+) Fr. Edward F. Murray

(+) Debbie Naville

(+) Tim Nelson

(+) Veronica Mary Paprocki

(+) Marian Patti

(+) Robert W. Philbert

(+) Gilbert Prieto

(+) Sr. Maria Rieckelman, MM

(+) Betsy Ross Ritzel

(+) Mary Agnes Rogier

(+) Fr. Henry B. Schuhmann

(+) Carol Shraiberg

(+) Col. Mark Smith

(+) Joann Tanksley

(+) Josephine Vedock

(+) Susan Ida Wagner

(+) Mary Alice Walter

(+) Paul Walter

(+) Mary Washko

(+) Susan Lazur Washko

(+) David Carroll Williams

And many other intentions that were requested through individual monks and those that were offered personally by them.

If you would like to request a Mass intention at the Archabbey, please visit our Mass Intentions page.