Contact Us

Mepkin Abbey
1098 Mepkin Abbey Rd.
Moncks Corner, SC 29461

phone: 843-761-8509
fax: 843-761-6719

Driving Directions

How to Reach Mepkin Abbey

From Moncks Corner, SC – Drive north out of Moncks Corner on US 52/17A. Cross the Tail Race Canal Bridge. At the bottom of the bridge, turn right at the traffic light onto SC 402. Travel two miles and cross a small bridge over Wadboo Creek. Immediately after the bridge turn right onto Dr. Evans Road. Mepkin Abbey is six miles down this road on your right. Turn onto the oak-lined lane and drive about 1/4 mile until you come to the log Reception Center where you can check in.

From Charleston, SC – Drive west on I-26. Take Exit 209B. Travel US 52 to Moncks Corner. Then follow the directions from Moncks Corner as above.

From Columbia, SC – Drive east on I-26. Take Exit 199B onto Alt 17 all the way to Moncks Corner. Then follow the directions from Moncks Corner as above.

From Savannah, GA – Drive north on I-95. Take Exit 53 onto SC 63 to Walterboro. Pick up Alt 17 and drive all the way to Moncks Corner. Then follow the directions from Moncks Corner as above.

From Florence, SC – From I-95, take US 52 South. Just before you get to Moncks Corner, turn left onto SC-402. Turn right onto Dr. Evans Road. Turn right onto Mepkin Abbey Rd.

Contact Directory

Fr. Joseph Tedesco

Fr. Joseph Tedesco,
OCSO, Superior, Mepkin Abbey
Contact Fr. Joe about donating to Mepkin Abbey and for prayer requests at frjoetedesco@gmail.com.
Contact Fr. Joe about the Monastic Residency Program at monasticresidencymap@gmail.com.

Contact

Fr. Kevin,
Vocation Director
Contact Fr. Kevin for general inquiries and regarding joining the Mepkin community.
fr.kevinocso@gmail.com

Fr. Columba

Fr. Columba,
Monastic Guest Program Director
Contact Fr. Columba for the Monastic Guest Program
monasticguest1@gmail.com

Contact

Fr. Guerric,
Retreat Center Director
Contact Fr. Guerric about retreats and the Contemplative Aging Institute at mepkinguestmaster@gmail.com.
Contact Fr. Guerric about the Monastic Institute at monasticinstitutemap@gmail.com

Contact

Angel Scott,
Store Manager & Director of Hospitality
Contact Angel to arrange group tours or to reserve our conference center.
angel.franks3@gmail.com

Contact

Mary Jeffcoat,
Communications Director
Contact Mary for an inquiries from the news media or from professional photographers who would like to shoot at Mepkin.
mjeffcoat.longbay@gmail.com

Contact

Vivian Kaz,
Librarian
Contact Vivian to donate books to our library or to volunteer at the library.
vkaz@mepkinabbey.org

Contact

Craig Clark,
Director of Grounds & Gardens
Contact Craig to join the Mepkin Abbey Gardens Volunteers.
843-709-8362
mepkin.volunteers@gmail.com