Fri, Mar 19 | Albuquerque

Devotional - The Goodness of Every Friday, 2021 Lenten Series: From the Ashes

The Way of the Cross - 6:00pm; Taizé in the Desert: An Ecumenical Prayer - 7:00pm
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Devotional - The Goodness of Every Friday, 2021 Lenten Series: From the Ashes

Time & Location

Mar 19, 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM MDT
Albuquerque, Norbertine Community, Albuquerque, NM 87121, USA

About the event

Join in this devotional opportunity as we observe the Goodness of Every Friday (as outlined by the 1983 Code of Canon Law, specifically Canon 1250), beginning with The Way of the Cross and continuing with Taizé in the Desert: An Ecumenical Prayer Service on Friday, March 19, 2021 at 7pm, streaming live from Santa Maria de la Vid Abbey's Church: YOUTUBE LIVESTREAM

If you are feeling well and do not have/have not been in recent contact with anyone who may have COVID-19, come to Santa Maria de la Vid Abbey (5825 Coors Blvd. SW, Albuquerque, NM 87121) around 6:00pm, take a reflective walk through the Abbey’s Way of the Cross path following St. Pope John Paul II’s Scriptural Stations of the Cross (prayer guides will be provided). Then, join us for Taizé in the Desert, an ecumenical prayer service, at 7:00pm.

Scriptural Stations of the Cross (Text)

Discerning Hearts: Scriptural Stations of the Cross (Audio) - Spotify

The Way of the Cross (Virtual Walk Through)​

The Way of the Cross path is near the Chapel of John the Baptist (on the northeast side of the Abbey’s campus). Taizé in the Desert will take place in the Abbey Church.

Taizé in the Desert is open to in-person attendance at a limited capacity and on an RSVP basis. If you are interested in attending, follow the RSVP buttons to our RSVP FORM to save your spot. Fill it out and submit it, and you will receive an email notification regarding our receipt and confirmation of your RSVP. Please await this notification before you make plans to attend on March 19th. Depending on the availability of seating, we may or may not be able to allow individuals who do not RSVP to join us in person. *Face masks or coverings are required. The RSVP option is ONLY for individuals who would like to participate in this service in person.

If you would like to see all the videos and other materials from our Lenten Series, or would like to register to receive them daily delivered to your inbox please visit, 2021 Lenten Series: From the Ashes.

We will update this and other events we have planned with regard to COVID-19 and directives per the Norbertine Community of Santa Maria de la Vid Abbey.

Please know that we continue to pray for the health of you and those you love. Thank you for praying with us, spiritually, virtually, and in person!

Leave the noise of modern life behind for an evening of prayer! Build your relationship with Jesus Christ through song, Scripture, silence and contemplation with our virtual community! This is an ecumenical and interdenominational form of prayer. Taizé is a spirituality that is easy to experience and hard to describe. Invite your friends and family to join in.

If you pray with us via livestream, we encourage you to create your own sacred space as you seek to observe this hour of prayer. Bring out your own candles for the "Intercessions" portion of the service. The song lyrics will appear on the livestream, so feel free to sing and pray them along with us.

Taizé is served by the Norbertine Community’s Office of Christian Discipleship & Religious Vocation at Santa Maria de la Vid Abbey.

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