Saint Meinrad Archabbey

A catholic monastery devoted to the teachings of St. Benedict


Monte Cassino pilgrimages to be held in October

September 01, 2016

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

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:

            October 2 - Br. André DeDecker, OSB

            "Mary, Our Lady of the Rosary"

            October 9 - Fr. Harry Hagan, OSB

            "Our Lady of Einsiedeln - the Black Madonna"

            October 16 - Br. James Jensen, OSB

            "Mary, Woman of Compassion"

            October 23 - Fr. Denis Robinson, OSB

            "Mary, Mother of the Home"

            October 30 - Fr. Noël Mueller, OSB

            "Our Lady Underground of Chartres Cathedral"

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

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