HAPPY EASTER! We have had a beautiful past few days celebrating the Sacred Triduum. We had many guests joining us this week for the celebrations. Holy Thursday’s Mass of the Lord’s Supper and Good Friday were very prayerful. Thursday and Friday the weather was very nice and spring-like. On Holy Thursday and Easter Sunday we […]
The Good Friday celebration at the Abbey was beautiful and moving as always. Here are several pictures from the liturgy thanks to seminarian Dave Sotelo (Wichita).
Today we begin the Paschal Triduum as we journey toward the joy of Easter. This year I will help out with the liturgies at the Newman Center at Northwest Missouri State. We have many people join us at the monastery for the Triduum. Guests are always welcome to join the monks for prayer. In fact, […]
Our Good Friday celebration of the Passion of our Lord Jesus Christ began at the 3 o’clock hour. The monastic community processed into a full Basilica in silence. The celebration of the Lord’s Passion consists of three parts, namely, the Liturgy of the Word, the Adoration of the Cross, and Holy Communion. The Priest and […]
What does the Abbey’s Triduum Schedule look like? See below. Holy Thursday 11:00am Reconciliation Service (Basilica) 12:00pm Lunch 5:00pm Holy Thursday Banquet (Guest Dining Room) 7:00pm Solemn Eucharist of the Lord’s Supper Adoration of the Eucharist until Midnight Good Friday 7:50am Morning Prayer 11:45am Daytime Prayer 12:00pm Lunch 3:00pm Celebration of the Passion of the […]