9:30 am Those making final oblation arrive at church
10:00 am Mass
12:00 pm Novice and final oblation ceremonies - Abbey church
1:00 pm Oblate Family & Friends Picnic with the Monks - Carpenter Shop, inside and outside
Those making final oblation should arrive at the abbey church at 9:30 am to receive their oblation package. Either before or after Mass those making final oblation will fill out BUT NOT SIGN the final oblation, which will be signed at the altar during midday prayer.
You may want to bring a special personal item or wear a favorite piece of jewelry to make the ceremony more memorable for you and your family.
Please RSVP and signup to bring a food item and help with the picnic.
If you have questions about the picnic, please call Brother Giovanni 813-228-8015.