A Roman Catholic Benedictine monastery of men

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Welcome to St. Procopius Abbey

Noteworthy items...
 Join us for Daily Mass Monday- Saturday at 7:00am and Sunday Mass at 9:00am on Facebook Live. Join us HERE
 The Abbey will be closed March 21-April 7 due to the governor's stay-at-home order. Our prayers are with you during this time.
No public Masses March 21 & 22. Bishop Pates of the Diocese of Joliet has suspended all weekend Masses for the time being in the continued effort to prevent the spread of the coronavirus. Members of the diocese are dispensed from their Sunday Mass obligation.
The "Lent at the Abbey Day of Reflection" has been cancelled.
Discerning God's call for your life? Contact Fr. James for information and resources, see here.

Videos

St. Procopius Abbey Videos

Community of St. Procopius Abbey

Abbot Austin on Lectio Divina

Fr. James Flint on Discernment

Abbot Austin on Balance 02: What do monks mean by it?

Documents of Vatican II Lecture Series

Dr. Timothy O'Malley on Sacrosanctum Concilium

Cardinal George on Dignitatis Humanae

Bishop Robert Barron on Gaudium et Spes

Dr. John Cavadini on Lumen Gentium

Schedule changes or special events

See for upcoming schedule changes and upcoming events.  

See regular schedule & monthly calendar  (calendar updated weekly).

NB: we are now in the school schedule (see regular schedule).

Weekly quote from the Rule of St. Benedict

'Deny yourself' so that Christ is followed. 'Discipline the body;' do not cling to enticements; love fasting. Relieve the lot of the poor, 'cloth the naked, visit the sick,' bury the dead. Come to the aid of the person in trouble; console the afflicted.


-- Rule of St. Benedict 4.10-19 (from the chapter on the tools of good works)

Additional Videos:

More videos are available on YouTube at AustinOSB