Retreat with Cardinal Müller – November 2021

The Monks of Clear Creek profited from the retreat given by Gerhard Cardinal Müller, Prefect Emeritus of the Congregation for the Doctrine of the Faith, from November 3-9.  The Cardinal celebrated a pontifical High Mass in the Abbey Church on … Read More

All Saints 2021

After this I saw a great multitude which no man could number, of all nations, and tribes, and peoples, and tongues, standing before the throne and in the sight of the Lamb, clothed with white robes, and palms in their … Read More

Three Hearts Pilgrimage 2021

The monks of Clear Creek hosted the annual Three Hearts Pilgrimage on October 23 with a pontifical High Mass celebrated by His Excellency Bishop James Conley of Lincoln.

The Chapter House

Dear Friend of Clear Creek Abbey, As with most houses, the monastic house has its common areas and its special places. There are rooms where a spider’s web will hardly last a day before being unceremoniously swept into oblivion; there … Read More

Clear Creek Abbey hosts Three Hearts Pilgrimage

Clear Creek Abbey will again host the final Mass of the Three Hearts Pilgrimage, October 21st-23rd, 2021: A sacrificial walk of reparation which culminates at the High Mass at Clear Creek Abbey.  Father Abbot described last year’s pilgrimage thusly: Some … Read More

East Residence Construction

We are delighted to have the construction crews back to continue building the abbey. Videos and progress can be viewed on the Construction page.

Humble Nobility

Dear Friend of Clear Creek, Today I am writing to you for a very special purpose. Clear Creek Abbey has accepted to become the American headquarters for the promotion of the cause of beatification for the Servant of God Empress … Read More

St. Benedict 2021

At that time: Peter said to Jesus: Behold we have left all things, and have followed thee: what therefore shall we have? (Matthew 19:27) Dear Brothers and Sisters in Christ, My Very Dear Sons, It is all so simple. Our … Read More

Pentecost 2021

Veni, Sancte Spiritus, / Et emitte coelitus / Lucis tuae radium. Come, O Holy Spirit, come; / And from thy celestial home / Shed a ray of light divine (Sequence of the Mass of Pentecost). Dear Brothers and Sisters in … Read More

Ascension 2021

Dear Brothers and Sisters in Christ, My Very Dear Sons, The solemn but simple words of the evangelist Saint Mark that we just read tell us little more than just the essential fact of the Lord’s Ascension into Heaven: “And … Read More