2017 calendar

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

A Day In The Life and
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    
October 14 + Retreat Day Fr Dennis Berry, ST
November 11 Oblation Ceremonies (Mass) Abbot Melvin Valvano, OSB (meeting)
November Annual Memorial Mass & Breakfast
December 9  

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.