Guided tours of the church are available Monday – Saturday (closed Wednesday). This contemporary interpretation of an ancient basilican style of architecture combines intricate mosaics and frescoes, sculpted stone, bronze and glass by local and international artists. For information on upcoming liturgies and events see www.communityofjesus.org/calendar.
Priory Books and Gifts, offering a wonderful selection of books, Bibles and gifts, is open year around 10 am – 5:30 pm Monday- Saturday (closed on Wednesdays).
On the occasion of the 500th Anniversary of the Reformation, Oct. 27-29 the Community of Jesus will be hosting the fifth, and final weekend of the symposium, The Arts and Ecumenism: What Theology Risks in Artistic Creation. To learn more about the events of the weekend (including performances of The Pilgrim’s Progress: An Opera by Ralph Vaughan Williams) visit www.artsandecumenism.org/us-symposium/orleans/