Jubilee Year of Mercy

Jubilee Year of Mercy - Holy Hour for Mercy
The final Holy Hour will be:
Solemnity of Christ the King - November 20, 2016
Time:  2:00 - 3:00 pm - Abbey Basilica

The Holy Hours will include Exposition of the Blessed Sacrament, entrance through the Holy Door, Scripture and homily, and opportunity for reconciliation.

If you are planning to bring a parish group please contact the Abbey Guest Center two weeks prior to the date.  660.944.2809; email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

The basilica is open daily for pilgrim visits.  Eucharist is celebrated Monday-Friday at 11:45am; Saturday at 11:15am; Sunday at 10:30am. We welcome parish groups. Please contact the Abbey Guest Center to work out details.

Mother Daughter Weekend Retreat

MOTHER & DAUGHTER RETREAT WEEKEND  NEW
 with pottery.
July 22-24, 2016

Many enjoyed the Mother - Daughter weekend in March,  so we're planning another one for this July. Enjoy the weekend for mothers, daughters, grandmothers and godmothers to spend time together in the Abbey Pottery Studio.  This hands-on retreat will include wheel throwing and hand building projects and techniques.  No experience needed.  Veterans welcomed as well.  Hobbyist potter Karen Ceckowski will lead this weekend and provide a spiritual spin on the many biblical references to the master potter who forms and shapes us daily.  Bring old work clothes. (Suggested offering for lodging, meals, conferences, social and clay materials: $170 single room, $150 each for double accommodations).  For reservations contact the Abbey Guest Center: phone 660-944-2809 or email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. .

 

Calligraphy - Beginner's Retreat

Lettering the Word Beginner’s Retreat

Friday evening through Sunday afternoon, August 19-21, 2016  

A retreat for beginners that explores the use of calligraphy as a means of meditating upon Sacred Scripture (Lectio Divina).  Participants will learn to write the Foundational hand using felt tip calligraphic markers.  Pens, paper and all materials will be supplied.  Time will be provided for prayer, walks, rest and participation in the Liturgy of the Hours and the Eucharist with the monastic community.  Materials fee $6.  Limited to 12 persons.  No previous experience required.  Please indicate if left-handed.  Begins at 7:00 p.m. on Friday, August 19th and runs through 4:30 pm on Sunday afternoon, August 21st.  $50 deposit required, not refundable after July 19.

Oblate Retreat October 2016

OBLATE RETREAT - FALL 2016         NEW

October 28-30, 2016

Fr. Benedict Neenan, O.S.B. explains the history of Beuronese style and art.
Br. Michael Marcotte, O.S.B. on Beuronese Art & Music

Plan now to attend.  For more information contact Oblate Director, Fr. Albert, at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. .   More details will be coming soon.

Oblate Retreat April 2017

OBLATE RETREAT - SPRING 2017                 NEW

April 21-23, 2017

"The Iconography of the Abbey Basilica" with Brother Thomas Sullivan, O.S.B.

You've visited our basilica many times, learn more of the background and theology behind the many Beuronese murals that adorn our basilica.

For more information contact Oblate Director, Fr. Albert, at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. . Full information available soon.

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