The Canons Regular of St. John Cantius are looking forward to welcoming the visiting clergy throughout the week-long workshops. Registrants will reside in one of the guest rooms in the rectory and are encouraged to join the community for the recitation of the Divine Office, Mass and meals. Throughout the workshop attendees will not only learn the Extraordinary Form of the Mass, but also receive instructional lessons about Baptism, Matrimony and the Requiem Mass. Printed materials will be provided and an opportunity to peruse the Canon’s liturgical goods store, Biretta Books, will also be made available to you.

Upcoming workshop dates.


MARCH               8-12


MAY                      3-7

APRIL                   12-16

Materials Provided to Registrants:

·   Current Ordo

·   Mastering the Rubrics of the 1962 Missal DVD/Booklet

·   Ritus Servandus

·   Rubrics of the Roman Breviary and Missal (1962 Edition)

·   Ceremonial for Sacred Music

·   Mass “Cheat Sheet” Card(s)

·   Asperges/Vidi Aquam Card with Musical Notation

·   Prayers After Low Mass and Benediction of the Blessed Sacrament Card

·   Rite of Confession Card(s)

·   Card(s) for the Rite of Holy Communion During Mass

·   Card(s) for the Rite of Holy Communion Outside of Mass

These materials and more can be purchased at our bookstore.

Several times throughout the year the Canons Regular offer a week long intensive workshop. Up to five out of town priests can travel to St. John Cantius, where they will be provided with housing, materials, and meals. A sample of the workshop schedule has been provided for your reference.