Monte Cassino pilgrimages to be held in October

Thursday, September 13, 2018

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 7 – Fr. Guerric DeBona, OSB

“Mary as the Hearer of the Word”


October 14 – Br. Maurus Zoeller, OSB

“Marian Shrines and Pilgrimages”


October 21 – Novice Christian Lumsden, OSB

“Mary Theotokos, Bearer of God: The Example to Us for Christian Living”


October 28 – Br. Kolbe Wolniakowski, OSB

“Our Lady: Star of the Sea”

Services begin at 2 p.m. Central Time. The public is welcome. 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.