Archive for May, 2015

Obituary for Fr. Roger Corpus

Posted on: May 28th, 2015 by Michael Calhoun No Comments

Click on the headline and then click here to read Fr. Roger’s obituary.

Funeral arrangements

Posted on: May 24th, 2015 by Michael Calhoun No Comments

Sadly, Fr. Roger Corpus, former pastor of St. Mary’s in El Paso, Illinois, and the monastic community’s sixth abbot from 1990-2003,  was found dead in bed this morning.  His funeral arrangements are as follows: Tues., May 26, Wake Service from 4 – 7 PM; Vigil Prayer Service at 5:15 PM on Tuesday; Funeral Mass on Wednesday, May 27, at 10:00 AM with a luncheon buffet immediately after.  All of the services will be held in the Abbey Church and the public is invited attend whatever services they wish.

Summer schedule

Posted on: May 12th, 2015 by Michael Calhoun No Comments

The monastery’s summer schedule with its morning Mass begins on Monday, May 25.  Mass will be at 8:00 AM, not the usual 8:15 AM.

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