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4/07/2018

SPECIAL - Monday April 9, 2018 Mass at 10:00 am

The Annunciation, 1898, by Henry Ossawa Tanner
American painter and university teacher
(1859 to May 26, 1937)
at the Philadelphia Museum of Art.
A top favorite of mine because of the humility of the virgin and
the angel's presence as a sign of Holy Spirit's coming at Pentecost  



On Monday, April 9th, the Saint Leo Abbey monks will celebrate the Solemnity of the Annunciation. Mass will be at 10:00 am. There will not be a 12:00 pm Mass on Monday.

All are welcome.

If you have any questions, please contact:
Saint Leo Abbey Communications
Email: saintleoabbeynews@gmail.com
Telephone: 352-588-8181 (Liturgy Office)

4/06/2018

SPECIAL - No public Eucharist Adoration Fri. April 6. Mass at 8:00 am Saturday April 7, 2018

The Way to Emmaus, Fritz von Uhde, 1891

Friday, April 6 there will not be a public celebration of Eucharistic Adoration. However, the abbey church will be open throughout the day for those who would like to pray. Solemn Evening Prayer will be celebrated by the monks at 5:00 pm on Friday, April 6. All are welcome.

Saturday, April 7 Morning Prayer will be  at 7:30 am.

Saturday, April 7 Mass will be celebrated at 8:00 pm.

If you have any questions, please contact: 

Saint Leo Abbey Communications
Email: saintleoabbeynews@gmail.com

Telephone: 352-588-8181 (Liturgy Office)

3/30/2018

SPECIAL - Saturday March 31, 2018 Mass & prayer schedule



From Friday: Adoration of the Holy Cross on Good Friday 

On Saturday, Morning Prayer will be at 7:30 am. Midday Prayer will be at 12:00 pm and Evening Prayer will be at 5:00 pm.

Mass for the Resurrection of the Lord, the Easter Vigil, will be celebrated at 8:30 pm, Saturday, March 31.

There will not be any Masses celebrated in the Abbey Church on Easter Sunday since the monks are celebrating the Easter Vigil Mass on Holy Saturday.

All are welcome. If you have any questions please contact:

Saint Leo Abbey Communications
Email: saintleoabbeynews@gmail.com
Telephone: 352-588-8181 (Liturgy Office)













3/29/2018

SPECIAL - March. 29 - April 1, 2018 update (including Easter Triduum)


Above the abbey church doors is a mosaic of Jesus Christ.
In Latin the words are EGO DOMINUS ET MAGISTER from John 13:13.
"I am the Lord and Teacher (Master)." 

March 29, Holy Thursday, Mass is at 7:00 pm followed by Eucharistic Adoration.
—  There will be no Evening Prayer on Holy Thursday.

March 30, Good Friday, Liturgy of the Passion is at 3:00 pm. 
— There will be no Adoration or Evening Prayer on Good Friday.

March 31, Holy Saturday, Easter Vigil Mass is at 8:30 pm.

April 1, Easter Sunday. 
— There will not be a 10:00 am Mass.

All are welcome to attend the celebrations. If you have any questions, please contact:

Saint Leo Abbey Communications
Email: saintleoabbeynews@gmail.com
Telephone: 352-588-8181 (Liturgy Office)


3/25/2018

SPECIAL - Tuesday March 27, 2018 No Mass or Liturgy of the Hours



There will not be a Mass or Liturgy of the Hours in the Abbey Church on Tuesday, March 27th since the monks will be traveling to the Cathedral of St. Jude to celebrate the Chrism Mass with the priests of the diocese. 

All are welcome to attend the Chrism Mass at the Cathedral of St. Jude the Apostle on Tuesday, March 27 at 11:30 a.m. 

"During this Mass the priests along with Bishop Parkes will renew their commitment to priestly service. Also, during the Mass the Oil of the Sick and the Oil of Catechumens are blessed and the Sacred Chrism is consecrated. These oils are used ... for sacramental celebrations. The faithful are invited to participate." Diocese of St. Petersburg, Pastoral Bulletin.  

If you have any questions/concerns please contact:

Saint Leo Abbey Communications
Email: saintleoabbeynews@gmail.com
Telephone: 352-588-8181 (Liturgy Office)