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  You are welcome to join us in prayer during our public liturgies! Individuals and groups on retreat at the Norbertine Spirituality Center as well as members of the general public are invited to join the Norbertine Community for prayer. Please note that times are subject to change. Contact us to verify the prayer schedule. All liturgies are held in the main Abbey church of Santa Maria de la Vid. Morning Prayer (Lauds) 7:00 a.m. Monday-Friday
Contemplative Daily Eucharist
Directly following Morning Prayer (around 7:20 a.m. Monday-Friday)
Evening Prayer (Vespers)
6:00 p.m. Daily
Sunday Eucharist
9:00 a.m. Adoration and Reconciliation Liturgies for the Year of Mercy
7:30pm first Friday of every month. Taizé Prayer
7:30pm third Friday of every month. Adoration: Contemplative Prayer for Peace and Justice in the Presence of the Blessed Sacrament
4:30pm the third Friday of each month. Followed by Vespers. On Norbertine Community Days (usually the third Friday of the month) Prayer Times are as follows: Morning Prayer (Lauds) 7:30 a.m.
Eucharist (using the scripture readings for the upcoming Sunday)
8:30 a.m.
Evening Prayer (Vespers)
5:00 p.m. On Thursdays (except in weeks when Community Day falls) the scripture readings for the upcoming Sunday liturgy are used instead of the readings of the day. After the homily, we gather in small groups where all are welcome to share reflections on the scriptures. In addition to the formal prayer schedule of the community the main Church, Eucharistic Chapel, and Chapel of the Baptist (desert chapel) are open to the public during the day for private prayer, contemplation and devotions. See our Abbey Tour to learn more about our spaces for prayer and worship. There are several area churches within a short drive of the Abbey. Please see the retreat office to obtain a listing of mass times for our local parishes. "For where two or three are gathered together in my name, there am I in the midst of them.”
Matthew 18:20


Holy Week Schedule


Holy Thursday
Thursday, March 24

  • Morning Prayer: 8:00am
  • Liturgy of the Lord's Supper: 715pm


Good Friday
Friday, March 25

  • Morning Prayer: 8:00am
  • Midday Prayer: Noon
  • Liturgy of the Lord's Passion: 3:00pm


Holy Saturday

Saturday, March 26

  • Morning Prayer: 8:00am
  • Midday Prayer: Noon
  • Easter Vigil: 8:30pm


Easter Sunday

Sunday, March 27

  • Morning Prayer: 8:00am
  • Easter Eucharist:  9:00am
  • Paschal Vespers: 5:00pm


Octave of Easter

  • Morning Prayer: 7:30am
    followed by Eucharist




Year of Mercy Liturgies


First Friday Adoration and Reconciliation Services

    • April 1st 7:30pm
    • May 6th 7:30pm


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