Ampleforth Abbey

13 December 2017

Services in the Abbey Church

Visitors are welcome to attend the services in the Abbey Church, where they will be directed to seating in the monastic choir by one of the monks. 

(Visiting priests are asked to show a valid celebret before being allowed to concelebrate Mass in accordance with canon 903 of the Code of Canon Law.)

 

Services in Bolton House Chapel

Currently, services in the Bolton House Chapel are not normally open to visitors and guests. The monks are living in Bolton House temporarily during the monastery refurbishment.

Check back here soon for possible updates about this situation.

 

When and where the services are celebrated

Services in bold italics are celebrated in the Abbey Church. Currently, the other services take place in the chapel of Bolton House.


Monday – Friday

Saturday

Sunday

Matins

6.00am

6.00am

6.45am

Lauds

7.30am

7.30am

8.00am

Conventual Mass

12.45pm*

12.45pm*

10.00am*

Little Hour

2.15pm*

2.15pm*

1.00pm*

Vespers

6.00pm (6.30pm on some Tuesdays)

6.00pm*

6.20pm*

Compline

8.15pm

On most Fridays in term time Compline is replaced by Schola Mass at 8.00pm in the Abbey Church.

8.15pm

8.15pm

*Services in the Abbey Church with the Monastic Community

 You can listen live to all services on our Live Streaming page.

Times of Services