Pilgrimage to Mount St Bernard’s Abbey

2 Jun

mount st bernard abbeyA pilgrimage from St Mary’s to Mount St Bernard’s Abbey (approximately 6 miles) will take place on Saturday 25th June 2016 to celebrate the Year of Mercy and visit one of the four Holy Doors in the Nottingham Diocese. Here is a brief guide to the day’s events:

  • Leaving St Mary’s at 09.30 arriving at Mount Saint Bernard’s at 12.30 in time for Mass at 1.00pm celebrated by our Priests
  • Picnic (bring your own) after Mass (weather dependent) in the abbey grounds
  • Transport back to St Mary’s for Pilgrimage walkers
  • Unable to walk? Come by car for 12.30, welcome the walkers, come to Mass and enjoy the beauty and tranquillity of Mount Saint Bernard’s

Route
Storer Rd, Hospital Way, Alan Moss Rd, Kenilworth Avenue, Coe Avenue, through Garendon Park Estate over M1 to Shepshed St Botolph’s, Charnwood Road, Iveshead Lane, Blackbrook Reservoir, Mount Saint Bernard’s

For those interested in joining the pilgrimage along the route, approximate time of arrival at Coe Avenue is 10.15am, St. Botolph’s Shepshed 11.15am, and onwards to Mount St. Bernard’s Abbey. Please note that these are approximate times.

Further details from Bernard Monaghan: 077 131 601 99 or bernard.p.monaghan@btinternet.com