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Comings & Goings

Douai Abbey: The Monastery of St Edmund, King & Martyr
17 October 2021
» The various small groups established for the community's discernment process led by Fr David Smolira SJ met at Douai during the week.

» Here on retreat this past week was the Dominican Priestly Fraternity.

» On 13 October the abbot attended a committee meeting at Oscott College relating to rare book collections in a number of Catholic libraries. The committee were shown the museum and libraries at Oscott, including the new wing created for the rare book collection.

» On Saturday 16 October Abbot Christopher Jamison led a day of recollection based on an icon of the Woman at the Well, loaned by the Retreat Association.

» On the same day, the abbot, as the High Sheriff of Berkshire’s chaplain, attended a memorial service at St Mary’s Butts in Reading to honour the life and good works of the late Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh.

- All services are in the abbey church -
0620 - Matins & Lauds (English)
0745 - Weekday Conventual Mass
[1100 - Sunday Conventual Mass]
1250 - Midday Office (English)
1800 - Vespers (Latin, Gregorian Chanrt)
2000 - Compline (English)
*No public Compline on Sundays/Holy Days
Douai Abbey
Upper Woolhampton
Reading, Berkshire
RG7 5TQ, United Kingdom

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