2017 calendar

January 14 BE SALT! BE LIGHT!
BE FULLY ALIVE!
Sr Karen Joseph, OSB
(NAABOD Video)
February 11

A Day In The Life and
How
He Got Here

Br Simon Clayton, OSB
March 11 * Lenten Day of Reflection Fr Albert Holtz, OSB
April 8 Church Cleaning for Easter after 8:45AM Mass
April 29

Joint Meeting of NJ Oblates

** St Walburga Monastery

Therese M. Saulnier

May 13 Our Lady of Fatima Fr Albert Holtz, OSB
June 10 Reflecting on Marian Apparitions Mary Ellen Doran
July 8 Thomas Merton: The Many Mountains and Last Days Kristen Wisniewski
August 20 (Sunday)

MONKFEST (no monthly meeting)
Oblates Service Day

September 9 Vocation Fr Maximilian Buonocore, OSB
October 14 + Retreat Day Fr Dennis Berry, ST
November 11 Oblation Ceremonies (Mass) Fr Albert Holtz, OSB (meeting)
November 18 Annual Memorial Mass & Breakfast
December 9 Veronica Dagher Interviewing Fr Albert Holtz, OSB
Service Day Cleaning St Mary's Church after meeting

All meetings are held at Newark Abbey unless otherwise noted. Meetings begin with community mass at 8:45AM. Meetings conclude with the praying of Midday Prayer with the community at 11:50AM.

* This is an extended day for Lent. We will continue with one extra conference and lunch after Midday prayer. Please bring a brown bag lunch.

** Joint meeting of 3 NJ Oblate groups. This year the meeting will be held at St Walburga Monstery, 851 North Broad Street, Elizabeth, NJ

+ In leiu of a weekend retreat, we will have a "retreat day." We will be meeting at Shrine of St Joseph in Stirling, NJ. More detail to follow.