Monastic Experience Weekend
Next date: Dec 31, 1969 - click here for time schedule - English
Job shadow a monk for a weekend.
Monastic Experience Weekend, Friday, May 31- Sunday, June 2, St Mary’s Monastery in Central Massachusetts, 70 miles from Boston.
For single Catholic men aged 18-40, an opportunity to discover what a monastic vocation is like by living in the monastery for three days.
Prayer, work, community life. A balanced and rhythmical contemplative Benedictine monastic life with a 1600-year history. The Benedictine Rule, ora et labora, work and prayer - backhoe provided!
Serious liturgy (Gregorian chant); serious work (intellectual and manual); good-humored people (monks; well, that's the theory!
St. Mary's Monastery
271 N Main St., Petersham, MA 01366 (Map)