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Abbey News

December 21, 2014
ABBEY NEWS   December 21, 2014 IMPORTANT NOTICE: The Abbey Church remains closed for major renovations until sometime in January. Closed...
Posted on Sun, 21 Dec 2014
December 14, 2014
ABBEY NEWS December 14, 2014 IMPORTANT NOTICE: The Abbey Church remains closed for major renovations until sometime in January. No Surprise We...
Posted on Sun, 14 Dec 2014
December 7, 2014
ABBEY NEWS December 7, 2014 IMPORTANT NOTICE: The Abbey Church remains closed for major renovations until sometime in January. Daily Mass Time ...
Posted on Sun, 7 Dec 2014
November 30, 2014
ABBEY NEWS   November 30, 2014 IMPORTANT NOTICE: The Abbey Church remains closed for major renovations until end of December at the earli...
Posted on Sat, 29 Nov 2014
November 23, 2014
ABBEY NEWS  NEW IMPORTANT NOTICE: The Abbey Church remains closed for major renovations until end of December at the earliest. COMMUNITY E...
Posted on Sat, 22 Nov 2014
November 9, 2014
Posted on Sun, 9 Nov 2014
November 2, 2014
ABBEY NEWS   November 2, 2014 Experiment Now that we have the opportunity to return to a more balanced monastic schedule due to recent cha...
Posted on Sat, 1 Nov 2014
October 19, 2014
ABBEY NEWS October 19, 2014 Moving Right Along This past week the heating contractors came on the scene and began laying down the radiant heati...
Posted on Sun, 19 Oct 2014
October 5, 2014
ABBEY NEWS   October 5, 2014 On Schedule Abbot Gerard returned from his three weeks away at the General Chapter Tuesday evening right on s...
Posted on Sun, 5 Oct 2014
September 28, 2014
ABBEY NEWS   September 28, 2014 Close of General Chapter 2014 Today is the last day of the Order’s triennial General chapter. Our ...
Posted on Sun, 28 Sep 2014
September 21, 2014
ABBEY NEWS   September 21, 2014 Back To Back Liturgical Celebrations On Thursday of this week we had our annual Day of Prayer For Fruits...
Posted on Sun, 21 Sep 2014
September 14, 2014
ABBEY NEWS   September 14, 2014 Blessing of New Organ No, our new organ has not arrived. It is still at the factory and will be several ...
Posted on Sun, 14 Sep 2014
September 7, 2014
ABBEY NEWS September 7, 2014 Bigger Isn’t Always Better. . . . . .is the title of an article that appeared in the local Democrat and Chro...
Posted on Sat, 6 Sep 2014
August 31, 2014
ABBEY NEWS   August 31, 2014 Double Header Vocation Weekend Not only were we pleased to host two men in the process of discerning a voca...
Posted on Sun, 31 Aug 2014
August 24, 2014
ABBEY NEWS August 24, 2014 Renovation & Rejuvenation As we are looking forward to and preparing for celebrating the daily liturgy in our r...
Posted on Sun, 24 Aug 2014
August 17, 2014
ABBEY NEWS   August 17, 2014 New Time Line Our initial planning for the church renovation called for a September completion or perhaps O...
Posted on Sun, 17 Aug 2014
August 3, 2014
ABBEY NEWS   August 3, 2014 Summer Lecture Series  This past week we were blessed to have Fr. Michael Casey, OCSO with us fo...
Posted on Sat, 2 Aug 2014
July 20, 2014
ABBEY NEWS   July 20, 2014 Back Home This past Thursday Fr. Gerard returned from the Abbey of New Melleray where he presided over the elec...
Posted on Sun, 20 Jul 2014
July 6, 2014
ABBEY NEWS July 6, 2014 Demolition Done The worst of the demolition phase of the church is over and done with, thanks be to God! A noisy and du...
Posted on Sun, 6 Jul 2014
June 29, 2014
ABBEY NEWS   June 29, 2014 Almost Finished We thought the contractors might finish the dusty, noisy job of removing the upper concrete p...
Posted on Sun, 29 Jun 2014
June 22, 2014
ABBEY NEWS   June 22, 2014 Solemnity of Corpus Christi Community Dialogues In chapter this morning we resumed our discussion of the mas...
Posted on Sun, 22 Jun 2014
June 15, 2014
ABBEY NEWS   June 15, 2014 Preliminary Precaution Things are moving ahead with the church renovation project. But only after overcoming ...
Posted on Sun, 15 Jun 2014
June 8, 2014
ABBEY NEWS June 8, 2014 Getting Adjusted Doubling up a temporary church with our community refectory is working out quite well. It is not ideal...
Posted on Sat, 7 Jun 2014
June 1, 2014
ABBEY NEWS   June 1, 2014 Inside Out The first phase of our church renovation began this week and is all but complete: the removal of ...
Posted on Sun, 1 Jun 2014
May 25, 2014
ABBEY NEWS May 25, 2014 New Member This past week we received Br. David Baumbach into the community. He is originally from Holy Trinity Abbey i...
Posted on Sun, 25 May 2014
May 18, 2014
ABBEY NEWS May 18, 2014 Successful Meeting On Friday of this week the last of the US Region’s Novice Directors returned to his or her com...
Posted on Sat, 17 May 2014
May 4, 2014
ABBEY NEWS   May 4, 2014 High Marks Though not quite perfect the annual BRC audit of our bakery once again awarded us high marks for our...
Posted on Sun, 4 May 2014
April 19, 2014
Posted on Sat, 19 Apr 2014
April 13, 2014
ABBEY NEWS  April 13, 2014 Palm Sunday It’s Official Our contractor for the interior renovation of our Abbey church gave us a def...
Posted on Sun, 13 Apr 2014
April 6, 2014
ABBEY NEWS   April 6, 2014 Moving Forward This past week our architects, Dave Richen & Tim Brindusi, were with us to work on finaliz...
Posted on Sun, 6 Apr 2014
March 23, 2014
ABBEY NEWS March 23, 2014 Master Plan In addition to forthcoming church renovations as mentioned in an earlier Abbey News Update plans are afoo...
Posted on Sat, 22 Mar 2014
March 3, 2014
Changes in the Wind During the past few months, with the assistance of professional facilitators and architects, we’ve been having several ...
Posted on Mon, 3 Mar 2014
February 16, 2014
ABBEY NEWS   February 16, 2014 End of Retreat Last Sunday we had our final retreat conference with our guide, Dom Bernardus Peeters, Abbot...
Posted on Sat, 15 Feb 2014
February 2, 2014
ABBEY NEWS February 2, 2014 Home Safely This past Thursday Abbot Gerard returned safely home from making his first visitation of our daughter h...
Posted on Sun, 2 Feb 2014
January 19, 2014
ABBEY NEWS January 19, 2014 Off To Novo Mundo Our guests joining us in the Abbey church for liturgy these days will notice that our Abbot, Fr. ...
Posted on Sun, 19 Jan 2014
January 12, 2014
ABBEY NEWS   January 12, 2014 Fr. Francis’ Bio Br. Patrick completed a short biographical sketch of our Fr. Francis Steger, the la...
Posted on Sun, 12 Jan 2014
December 29, 2013
ABBEY NEWS   December 29, 2013 HIERARCHICAL RETREATANTS For the past several weeks we’ve been pleased to welcome two bishops and one...
Posted on Sun, 29 Dec 2013
December 22, 2013
ABBEY NEWS December 22, 2013 End of an Era As we buried our brother, Fr. Francis, this past Friday we bade final farewell to the last of the fo...
Posted on Sun, 22 Dec 2013
December 15, 2013 - update
FATHER FRANCIS STEGER MAY HE REST IN PEACE   While the community was celebrating today's Gaudete Sunday Mass our good and dear Fr. Francis p...
Posted on Sun, 15 Dec 2013
December 8, 2013
  ABBEY NEWS December 8, 2013 Immaculate Conception Since the patronal feast of our fair land, the Immaculate Conception, falls on a Sund...
Posted on Sun, 8 Dec 2013
Abbot Gerard's Abbatial Blessing
Link to slide presentation of ABBOT GERARD’S ABBATIAL BLESSING...
Posted on Sat, 15 Sep 2012
Fr. Isaac Slater's Ordination
Link to slide presentation of FR. ISAAC SLATER'S ORDINATION TO THE PRIESTHOOD       ...
Posted on Mon, 10 Sep 2012

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