November 2017

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 forgotten souls in most need of intercession

In honor of the Sacred Heart of Jesus, for the special intention of Beatrice Mouser

In honor of the Virgen de San Juan del Valle,

for the special intention of Beatrice Mouser;

in thanksgiving by Juanita M. Cano

In honor of St. Christopher, for the special intention of Irma Carter

In honor of St. Gabriel, for the special intention of Gabriel M. Ortiz

In honor of St. Jude, for the special intention of Palacios Family

In honor of St. Michael,

for the special intention of Gabriel M. Ortiz;

for the special intention of Ella Mae Ortiz

In honor of St. Raphael, for the special intention of Gabriel M. Ortiz

In honor of St. Raymond, for the special intention of Palacios Family

For Vic and Linda Begle on their 50th wedding anniversary


For the well-being of:

Veronica Alvarran

Betty Bolen

Deacon Stephen Byers

Thomas Drake

Diane Erbeznik

The family of Lawrence & Marcella Fleck

Dale Hagerty

Grace Hanson

Raya Kent

Ute Gudrun Schöne Land

Francisco C. Lim

Jean Malon

Kevin McGrath

Rufino Ortiz

Carol Provost

Amos Schnaus

Vicky Spaulding

Thorene Turner


For the eternal repose of:

(+) Mary Elizabeth Berglee

(+) Cornelius O. Besselman

(+) Ceasar, Jose, & Jocelyn Belisario

(+) Fr. James Blandford

(+) Filipe Bito-on

(+) Earl & Lenora Buechler

(+) Richard W. Burton

(+) Alfonsa & Julia Cataluña

(+) Nicolas Cataluña, Sr.

(+) Norma Cataluña

(+) Roberto, Linda, & Inocentis Cataluña

(+) Charito & Nicolas Jr. Cataluña

(+) Margaret Chisarick

(+) Mary Ella Ermert

(+) Norma Escalona

(+) John A. Essner

(+) Frances Hannal

(+) Fr. Thomas Imfeld

(+) Jesse & Pete Knockleman

(+) Brenda Kress

(+) Barbara Lasher

(+) Juana & Raymundo Mainar

(+) Rosendo, Salvador, & Natividad Mainar

(+) D. Leon Mayo, Sr.

(+) Fr. John Miles, CR

(+) Msgr. Leonard Nienaber

(+) Stella G. Purvin

(+) Lucille Radecki

(+) Deovides F. Reyes

(+) Rene Reyes

(+) Richard Rickelman

(+) Jhon Phillip Riley

(+) Bernard Schuerman

(+) Robert Sr., Margie, Robert Jr., & Joyce Spencer

(+) Fr. Timothy Sweeney, OSB

(+) Reberiano Torrez

(+) Victoria Torrez

(+) Thomas Trainer

(+) Gerry Weldin

(+) Richard Wiedersum

(+) Florine, Dode, & Barbara Williams

(+) Deogracias S. Zamora

(+) Emir F. Zamora

(+) Mary Ann Zsorey

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.