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Monastic Immersion Weekend in September

Many have inquired about the MIW (see the drop down menu Take Part on this home page)... now there are only four more spots left for the one Monastic Immersion Weekend scheduled for this year (September 16-18).  Remember this is for men AND women so if you are interested I would send email quickly … Continue Reading...

Welcome to Holy Cross Abbey

The Abbey of Our Lady of the Holy Cross was born out of fire. When the monastery of Our Lady of the Valley in Valley Falls, Rhode Island, tragically and spectacularly burned to the ground on the night of March 21, 1950, the monks of the abbey were left without a home.

While the abbot of Our Lady of the Valley, Dom Edmund Futterer, labored to re-establish his displaced community at a new site at Spencer, Massachusetts, plans developed for a new foundation. Land was found in the ... Read More

News from the Abbey

Trinity Sunday, 22 May, 2016

Readings: Proverbs 8:22-31; Romans 5:1-5; John 16:12-15 The community mass will be celebrated at 11:00 AM, Fr. Vincent … [Read More...]

Fr. James’ Homily for Pentecost

Readings: Acts 2:1-11; 1 Corinthians 12:3b-7, 12-23; John 20:19-23 Today's Gospel brings the Easter Season full circle: … [Read More...]

Pentecost Sunday, Year C, 15 May, 2016

Readings: Acts 2:1-11; 1 Corinthians 12:3-7, 12-13; John 20:19-23 The community Mass will be celebrated at 11:00 AM, Fr. … [Read More...]

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