Construction Update

The construction of the Church apse and the first phase of the bell tower is now almost halfway complete.  All the concrete has been poured, and now the masons are busy building the circular chapels and will soon raise the … Read More

Saints Peter and Paul 2016

O felix Roma, O thou most happy Rome, which by this glorious blood of thy two Princes, precious crimson flood, art made forever sacred… Today, together with the Sovereign Roman Pontiff and the entire Catholic Church, we celebrate the glorious … Read More

Pentecost 2016

Emitte spiritum tuum et creabuntur, et renovabis faciem terrae.  Thou shalt send forth thy spirit, and they shall be created: and thou shalt renew the face of the earth. [1] On this glorious feast of Pentecost the Holy Church makes … Read More

May 2016

Dear Friend of Clear Creek Abbey, When angels ask questions—especially of human beings—they do not engage in idle chatter, but open their ‘lips,” so to speak, only in order to communicate something of great importance on behalf of the divine … Read More

Ascension 2016

Ye men of Galilee, why wonder you, looking up to heaven? Alleluia. When angels ask questions—especially of human beings—they do not engage in idle chatter, but open their ‘lips,” so to speak, only in order to communicate something of great … Read More

Construction on the Church Chevet

On this Feast of the Saint Joseph the Worker, we want to thank you for your generous support.  Once again, with the help of Divine Providence and through the generosity of our many benefactors, construction has begun again on the … Read More

Annunciation 2016

[Due to Holy Week and the Easter Octave, The Feast of the Annunciation was moved in 2016 to April 4th.] Hearken, O daughter, and see, and incline thy ear: for the King hath greatly desired thy beauty (Ps. 44) Dear … Read More