8th Annual Michaelmas Pilgrimage

In Honor of our Patron, St. Michael the Archangel

September 26-28th, 2008

Cherokee Village, Arkansas


Instaurare omnia in Christo

Sequence of Events:

Friday September 26: 7:00 PM Ember Friday: Latin Mass at St. Michaelís Catholic Church

Saturday September 27:  Ave Maria Hall, Star of the Sea Village

        9:00 AM, Ember Saturday: Latin Mass at St. Michaelís Catholic Church

         2:00 PM, Ave Maria Hall:  Lecture for Adults: Saint Michael and the Spiritual Warfare      (Note:  Activities will be provided for the children) 

         3:30 PM, Ave Maria Hall:  Childrenís Lecture (age 7 Ė 12 ):  Devotion to the Angels

         5:30 PM, Holy Hour with Confessions:  St. Michaelís Catholic Church

         6:45 PM, Ave Maria Hall:  BBQ: Grill provided; bring something to grill and a side dish

         8:00 PM, Ave Maria Hall:  The children of St. John the Baptist Latin Mass Community will perform the play A Candle in Umbria, based on the life of St. Claire.

Sunday September 28

         11:15 AM  Mass of the Feast of St. Michael the Archangel

         1:00 PM  Pot Luck Luncheon at the Ave Maria Hall, Star of the Sea Village.  All invited to attend.  For directions call (870) 793-2488 or (870) 834-1541. 

         3:30 PM  Litany of the Saints at the Shrine of Saint Philomena, Star of the Sea Village.   

         3:45 Ė 6:00 PM  Pilgrimage March enroute to St. Michaelís Catholic Church.

         6:00 PM  Solemn Vespers and Benediction


Lodging in the area:

Best Western: 3587 Highway 62-412 Hardy,  AR, 72542.  Phone: 870-856-2176

Days Inn: 870-856-4241  Continental breakfast & outdoor pool.

Hardy Spring River Lodge: www.hardysspringriverlodge.com 870-856-4001.  Cont. bfst & indoor  pool.   

Biggers B&B: 866-856-4718 or 870-856-4718  www.biggersbnb.com   Overlooking the  Spring River.

Olde StoneHouse: 870-856-2983  Historic home in old town Hardy.

Village Vacations: weekend house rental:  Phone: (870) 257-3258 Toll-Free: (800) 331-5896

Ponderosa Motel:  Highway 62/167/412, Hardy, AR,  72542.  Phone:  870-856-3753


For More Information:

Father Laurent Demets, FSSP (frdemets@aol.com)

Saint John the Baptist Latin Mass Community

1921 Maple Street, North Little Rock

Ph: (501) 812-9155  or at Cherokee Village Rectory:  (870) 257-5588

David Sonnier:  (870) 793-2488, www.sanctemichael.com, or dsonnier@lyon.edu