WATCH: This Sunday, Good News! You’re Invited. The Bad News?

You have been invited to a Royal wedding banquet. Good news, right? Not necessarily according to this Sunday’s readings says Benedictine Father Denis Mead. What kind of wedding garment do you have?

Father Denis, a current member of Benedictine College’s board of directors, also served the college as a theology professor and dorm prefect. He is the director of postulants at St. Benedict’s Abbey and assists the Archdiocese of Kansas City-Kansas Marriage Tribunal.

This Sunday is the 28th Sunday in Ordinary Time, Year A.

St. Benedict Abbey’s 60 Seconds for Sunday series looks at each upcoming Sunday’s readings.

The monks at the Abbey, along with the Benedictine Sisters at Mount St. Scholastica, are what make Benedictine College in Atchison, Kan., Benedictine.




Benedictine College

Founded in 1858, Benedictine College is a Catholic, Benedictine, residential, liberal arts college located on the bluffs above the Missouri River in Atchison, Kansas. The school is proud to have been named one of America’s Best Colleges by U.S. News & World Report as well as one of the top Catholic colleges in the nation by First Things magazine and the Newman Guide to Choosing a Catholic College. It prides itself on outstanding academics, extraordinary faith life, strong athletic programs, and an exceptional sense of community and belonging. It has a mission to educate men and women within a community of faith and scholarship.

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