Monastic Experience Weekend - May/June 2019

Join Us

May 31 17:00 to June 02 17:00

Friday
Arrival in the afternoon

5:00 p.m. Welcome / Orientation

5:45: VESPERS

6:15-7:00 - Supper (all meals in St. Luke's Dining EXCEPT Sunday noon meal)

7:35: COMPLINE
8:00 – GRAND SILENCE

Saturday
3:30 AM: VIGILS (Optional)
Breakfast anytime between 4:00-9:00 AM
6:30:  LAUDS

7:00 EUCHARIST
8:00 – 9:00 - Breakfast

9:05: TERCE
9:15:  Conference (meet in Guest Library)
12 noon: SEXT
12:25 – 1:00 - Noon meal in St. Luke's Dinine

1:00 - 1:55 - Siesta
2:00 - NONE (mid-afternoon prayer in Church)

2:15 - 4:15 - Manual Labor (meet Brother Luis in Vineyard)

4:15 - End of Work
5:45 - VESPERS
6:15 - Supper in St. Luke's Dining Room with Abbot and Novice Director

7:35 - COMPLINE

8:00 – GRAND SILENCE

Sunday
3:30 AM: VIGILS (Optional)
7:00: LAUDS

7:30 - Abbot's Chapter Talk
8:00- 9:00: Breakfast
10:30: SUNDAY EUCHARIST
12:15: Noon meal with Monks (meet in Church)
Departure Sunday afternoon or Monday morning
5:45: VESPERS

6:15 - Supper
7:35: COMPLINE
8:00 – GRAND SILENCE

Monday
Regular Weekday Prayer Schedule & Departure in morning for those remaining.

Program Director is available for individual meetings any day during the weekend: those interested may sign up to make an appointment time.