Benedictine Priest to Direct Basilica Lenten Mission


The Basilica of Saint Michael the Archangel, Loretto will hold its annual Lenten Mission in Honor of Our Lady of Loretto, March 10-14, 2024. 

Father Jude Brady, OSB, of Saint Vincent Seminary in Latrobe will be the Mission Director. Father Brady is the Director of Pastoral Formation at Saint Vincent and serves on the adjunct faculty. He is the former Pastor of Saint Benedict Parish in Carrolltown, a post he held for 14 years.

The Mission opens Sunday, March 10 at 7:00 p.m. with prayers, homily, and Benediction of the Blessed Sacrament, Bishop Mark Bartchak, JCD, presiding.

Mass with mission prayers and homily will be offered at 7:00 p.m. Monday through Thursday. Confessions and Eucharistic Adoration offered at 6:00 p.m. Monday through Thursday.

Prayer intentions may be sent to:
Fr. John D. Byrnes, Rector
PO Box 10
Loretto PA 15940.