Monte Cassino pilgrimages will be held in May

Monday, April 17, 2023

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

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:

May 7: Fr. Christian Raab, OSB, “Mary, Queen of Indiana.” There will also be a May Crowning, and children are invited to bring cut flowers to honor Mary.

May 14: Fr. Joseph Cox, OSB, on “Mary, Mother of Us All”

May 21: Br. Jean Fish, OSB, on “Mary and Discipleship”

May 28: Fr. Kolbe Wolniakowski, OSB, on “Mary, Mother of the Church.”

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

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