Monte Cassino pilgrimages to be held in October

Monday, September 9, 2019

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 6 – Fr. Sean Hoppe, OSB

Topic: "The Virgin Shall Be with Child"


October 13 – Br. Nathaniel Szidik, OSB

“Mary: Living the Divine Now”


October 20 – Br. Kolbe Wolniakowski, OSB

“Mary, Our Faithful Mother”


October 27 – Archabbot Kurt Stasiak, OSB

“Mary: One Who Trusted in the Lord”

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.