We Welcome You as Christ!

The peace of the Lord be with you! Welcome to Mount Angel Abbey. We hope that your virtual visit to this Benedictine monastery, with its world famous library, seminary schools of philosophy and theology, and guest and retreat house will be a source of peace and blessing to you. In the words of our blessed Father Saint Benedict, “All guests are to be received as Christ.” Whatever your interests may be, we hope you will continue your journey in faith with us.

Abbot Jeremy and the monks of Mount Angel Abbey
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Christmas at the Abbey

Christmas at Mount Angel Abbey is a wonderful time to come and join the monks in prayer, music, and the celebration of the birth of Christ, our Savior! As in past years, Christmas Eve liturgy begins with Vespers of Christmas at 5:15 p.m. The Vigils of Christmas, followed by Christmas Midnight Mass, begins at 10:45 p.m. Christmas Day, Lauds and Mass begin at 10 a.m. All of the Christmas liturgies are in the Abbey church.

Full Christmas liturgy schedule.