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Daylesford Abbey

220 S Valley Rd, Paoli, PA 19301-1900
+1 610-647-2530
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Christmas at the Abbey

Beautiful Mass experience on Christmas morning. Wasn't crowded like other churches on Christmas... read more

Reviewed 23 January 2018
cmo1061
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Phoenixville, Pennsylvania
Aylesford Abbey and music

I recently accompanied an ailing friend to mass at Aylesford Abbey. At first sight, the Abbey... read more

Reviewed 26 October 2016
Elisabeth B
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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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22 Jan 2018
“Christmas at the Abbey”
25 Oct 2016
“Aylesford Abbey and music”
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220 S Valley Rd, Paoli, PA 19301-1900
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+1 610-647-2530
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Reviewed 23 January 2018

Beautiful Mass experience on Christmas morning. Wasn't crowded like other churches on Christmas Day. Beautiful liturgy.

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Reviewed 26 October 2016

I recently accompanied an ailing friend to mass at Aylesford Abbey. At first sight, the Abbey compound strikes one as a monumental modernist complex that stands in lush surroundings in striking contrast to the traditional faux Greek revival-Beaux Arts churches on the Main Line. A...More

Thank Elisabeth B
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Reviewed 16 March 2016

the annual art show is ok. and it is a beautiful little place in the 'burbs. but this isn't an attraction; just another religious building for locals. i don't understand why it is even listed really.

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Reviewed 2 December 2014

I find this community deeply spiritual and welcoming of all who enter, Catholic and non-Catholic alike. If one is seeking a place to worship, belong to a spiritual community, and learn about scripture and theology, this is the place to be. I feel richer every...More

3  Thank BrocksGrammy
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Reviewed 22 November 2014

The abbey is a modern beautiful church in Paoli. There is a beautiful retreat center for daily and extended retreats. Mass is 10:30 am on Sunday and the public is invited to the weekly prayer schedule of the Norbetine Community. They have Taize Prayer and...More

1  Thank Tom1955
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Reviewed 22 December 2013

We are lucky enough to live near the Abbey and witness the beauty of the people and the grounds on a fairly routine basis. The friars are generally warm and welcoming, considering a group of 25 to 30 men are living under the same roof...More

4  Thank emer83
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Reviewed 20 April 2012

Hard to find modern, East German/UFO style building. Seems unoccupied. Poor souls probably got depressed over surroundings and left just as we did.

6  Thank hockelman
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