Father Philipp was born in 1985 and grew up in the town of Brunnen on the beautiful shores of Lake Lucerne. Since 2007 he has lived in the Benedictine Abbey of Our Lady of Einsiedeln, where he is responsible for the pilgrimage office and the monastery church. In addition, he serves confessor, tour guide, is member of several committees of his community and teaches a small part-time at the grammar school of his monastery.
Einsiedeln Abbey was founded in the year 934 at the place where the hermit St. Meinrad (+861) lived and is the most important Marian pilgrimage site in Switzerland. The famous Black Madonna and the beautiful baroque monastery buildings are visited by around 800,000 people every year. The 41 monks of the Benedictine abbey in the Pre-Alps near Zurich cultivate Gregorian chant, work in various parishes and open their monastery to guests. Further information at www.kloster-einsiedeln.ch.
This virtual Rosary Thursday will make use of Zoom technology. It will open at 17.50 hours, local Rome time; the prayers begin at 18.00 hours, concluding at 18.30 hours.
The following time zones will assist your time of prayer.
USA/CANADA – Eastern Time: 12.00
USA/CANADA – Central Time: 11.00
CENTRAL EUROPEAN Time: 18.00
USA/CANADA – Mountain Time: 10.00
SOUTH AFRICA: – 18.00
UK/IRELAND: – 17.00
This virtual Rosary Thursday will include a welcome by Marion Mulhall and introduction to Father Philipp Steiner OSB.
Prayer leader and prayer responders will pray the Luminous Mysteries in the following order, with special guided meditations before each decade by Father Philipp Steiner OSB.
- First Luminous Mystery –The Baptism of the Lord in the Jordan – to be prayed by Father Philipp Steiner OSB. Prayer responder Patrick Novecosky. Patrick is one of America’s most accomplished Catholic communicators. Patrick Novecosky
- Second Luminous Mystery – Wedding Feast of Cana – to be prayed by Father Philipp Steiner OSB. Prayer responder Berni Neal a Worldpriest Global Apostolate team member from Orange County CA USA.
- Third Luminous Mystery – Proclamation of the Kingdom – to be prayed by Father Philipp Steiner OSB. Prayer responder Montse Alvarado President & COO, EWTN News Host, EWTN News In Depth.
- Fourth Luminous Mystery – The Transfiguration of Our Lord – to be prayed by Father Philipp Steiner OSB. Prayer responder Patrick Novecosky. Patrick is one of America’s most accomplished Catholic communicators. Patrick Novecosky
- Fifth Luminous Mystery – The Institution of the Eucharist – to be prayed by Father Philipp Steiner OSB. Prayer responder Marion Mulhall Founder Worldpriest Global Apostolate.
Final rosary prayers with a special blessing by Father Philipp Steiner OSB. To our Rosary Thursday prayer community.
The famous Black Madonna
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Father Moreno from Bogota Colombia. On the 27 July 2023 led our special Worldpriest Virtual Rosary Thursday time of prayer along with the friends of Worldpriest Global Apostolate. At any time of your choosing pray with Father Moreno recording of this https://youtu.be/O46VWgLgM18 beautiful time of prayer.