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Benedict XVI Institute

Welcome to the

Benedict XVI Institute

our projects

Eucharistic Renaissance

Leading on Eucharistic renaissance, praying the Litany of reparations and promoting the Eucharistic martyrs. 
 
Requiem Mass-812

Opening the door of beauty to God by energizing a Catholic culture of the arts.

Commissioning beautiful new liturgies and art.

 

Promoting St. Junipero Serra and the California missions: The story of America’s deep Catholic roots.

This twinned tribute to Our Lady of the Immaculate Conception (patroness of the United States) and Our Lady of Guadalupe (patroness of Mexico and all the Americas) comes to the city built by immigrants, inspired by the Statue of Liberty.

Patron Saints of the Homeless

“Year for the Homeless,” launched by Archbishop Cordileone, which includes calling people to prayer, fasting and almsgiving plus commissioning a special requiem Mass.

January 15, 2022 – A twinned tribute to Our Lady of the Immaculate Conception (patroness of the United States) and Our Lady of Guadalupe (patroness of Mexico and all the Americas), Mass of the Americas, recorded by 10-time Grammy award-winning producer Blanton Alspaugh.

February 23, 2022 – A Theological-Aesthetical Manifesto by Joshua Hren.

featured events

11 February

Saturday

La Rocca's New Messe des Malades: Honoring Our Lady of Lourdes

11 February 2023

The Cathedral of Christ the Light 2121 Harrison Street, Oakland, CA, 94612

29 January

Sunday

The Mystery of the Liturgy: A Retreat for Artists and Art Lovers

29 January 2023

Online via Zoom - Register to Receive Link

15 February

Wednesday

How to Start a Catholic School: The Chesterton Model

15 February 2023

Online via Zoom - Register to Receive Link

05 February

Sunday

The new Messe des Malades: Composers Frank La Rocca & Joseph Gonzalez talk

05 February 2023

Online via Zoom - Register to Receive Link

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