Saint Meinrad Seminary & School of Theology

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Monte Cassino pilgrimages to be held in October

August 31, 2017

Saint Meinrad Archabbey's pilgrimages to honor the Blessed Mother at the Monte Cassino Shrine have been scheduled for the Sundays in October. At the first event, the newly restored  chapel and grounds will be blessed by Saint Meinrad Archabbot Kurt Stasiak, OSB.

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 1 - Archabbot Kurt Stasiak, OSB
"Mary: One Who Trusted in the Lord"

October 8 - Fr. Denis Robinson, OSB
"Mary, Seat of Charity"

October 15 - Novice Noel Zamora, OSB
"Mary Immaculate: Our Lady of the Fiat"

October 22 - Fr. Tobias Colgan, OSB
"Pondering with Mary"

October 29 - Fr. Julian Peters, OSB
"Mother of Unfolding Mystery"

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.