Guided tours of the church are available every day from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m (closed Wednesday). This contemporary interpretation of an ancient basilican style of architecture combines intricate mosaics and frescos, sculpted stone, bronze and glass by local and international artists. On Fridays at 3:30 p.m., enjoy a demonstration on the landmark E.M. Skinner organ. 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 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 Vaughn Williams) visit www.artsandecumenism.org/us-symposium/orleans/