Important Update The Vice President of the United States will be addressing the Rally for Life on Friday. This has led to a series of last-minute changes in the schedule of the day for March activities due to heightened security. The Rally Site (the area around the Washington Monument directly south of the White House) […]
For today and next Wednesday, Night Prayer will follow the previously announced Advent Talks, somewhat earlier than its normal time. On this Thursday 12/8, the Solemnity of the Immaculate Conception and patronal feast of the priory, the house will follow a modified schedule, with Mass with Morning Prayer at 8am, Midday Prayer with Office of […]
Msgr. Charles Pope will preach at a Holy Hour to commemorate the end of the Extraordinary Jubilee of Mercy from 5-6pm on Sunday 20 November. Confessions will be available, and the Holy Hour will conclude with Evening Prayer.
Please join the friars for a Solemn Mass in the Traditional Dominican Rite (1962) at 7:30 p.m. on Monday, November 21, 2016, the feast of the Presentation of Our Lady. This will not affect the normal public celebration of Night Prayer at 9:00pm.
Dominican student brothers will be giving talks at 7:30pm on the first three Wednesdays of Advent, followed by Night Prayer: “The Dark Light of Sr. Elizabeth”–Br. Isaiah Beiter, OP on St. Elizabeth of the Trinity (11/30) “And They Sought Him”–Br. Josemaria Guzman-Dominguez, OP on Sts. Louis and Zelie Martin (12/7) “Jesus Messed Everything Up”–Br. John […]
On Monday 10/31 the Office of Readings will be celebrated at noon before Midday Prayer; Evening Prayer will be celebrated alone at 5:30pm. Night Prayer will be part of the Vigil of All Saints, beginning at 7:30pm, though arrivals after 6:30pm may be standing room only: all are welcome.
On Monday, October 31 the Dominican House of Studies will host the 2016 Vigil of All Saints, with the theme “Mirrors of Mercy” fitting for this Extraordinary Jubilee Year, and will show how saints reflect God’s mercy to the world through readings about the saints, the Office of Compline (sung Night Prayer), a procession to the […]
Due to the Thomistic Institute’s Ecumenical Conference: Night Prayer on Thursday 9/22 will follow Fr. Schenk’s 7pm keynote address, likely rather earlier than its normal time. There will be no Holy Hour or public Night Prayer on Friday 9/23.
Saturday, September 3 is the celebration for Fr. Basil Cole, OP’s fiftieth anniversary of priestly ordination. The Jubilee Mass will be at 11:15am. Morning Prayer will be held at 8am, conjoined with Office of Readings rather than Mass. Daytime Prayer will be in private, but Rosary and Evening Prayer will be at the usual times.
On Saturday, May 21, eleven brothers will be ordained to the priesthood. Please note the special schedule: Saturday, May 21 7:30 a.m. — Office of Readings and Morning Prayer 9:30 a.m. — Mass of Priestly Ordination, Upper Church, Basilica of the National Shrine of the Immaculate Conception Midday Prayer in private 5:20 p.m. — Rosary […]