WATCH: Mass Now, Heaven Later

What is the point of Mass? Why would going to Mass make us happy? Br. Maximilian Mary explores this in 60 Seconds for Trinity Sunday from St. Benedict’s Abbey.

Brother Maximilian Mary Anderson graduated from Benedictine College and then spent two years as a fulltime missionary with the Fellowship of Catholic University Students (FOCUS), which was founded at Benedictine College. Brother Maximilian was has been assigned to work as Assistant Vocations Director and will be working with the novices during manual labor.

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 honored to have been named one of America’s Best Colleges by U.S. News & World Report, the best private college in Kansas by The Wall Street Journal, and one of the top Catholic colleges in the nation by First Things magazine and the Newman Guide. It prides itself on outstanding academics, extraordinary faith life, strong athletic programs, and an exceptional sense of community and belonging. Benedictine College is dedicated to transforming culture in America through its mission to educate men and women within a community of faith and scholarship.