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Feast of Our Lady of Guadalupe 2016

Posted on December 18th, by Br. CB in Community News & Events. No Comments

Homily: Archbishop Vlazny

We celebrated another glorious feast of Our Lady of Guadalupe on the December 12th and were especially blessed to have our dear brother and friend, Archbishop Vlazny here to give us the homily. We present it for …



A Monastic Life Experience: Steve Fawver

Posted on September 28th, by Br. CB in Community News & Events. No Comments

Community News:

Our Monastic Life Participant from Spring 2016, Steve Fawver, has graciously agreed to share with us some of his thoughts about experience in our MLR program. Thanks Steve, for taking time to write this with your busy schedule!…



Br Clarence’s Funeral Homily

Posted on September 4th, by Br. CB in Community News & Events. 1 Comment

Br. Clarence Schneider, 1922-2016

On August 15th, 2016 our Br. Clarence died quietly while taking a walk in the infirmary.  On August 24th, we buried our dear brother and present to you here Abbot Peter’s Homily for the occasion.  We …



A Monastic Life Experience: Jacob Hayden

Posted on August 31st, by Br. CB in Community News & Events. No Comments

Community News:

Our August 2016 Monastic Life Participant, Jacob Hayden, has graciously agreed to share with us some of his thoughts about our MLR program and his experience in general. Thanks Jacob and James for being with us!!!

 

Reflection:



Br Clarence Schneider

Posted on August 18th, by Br. CB in Community News & Events. 4 comments

Br. Clarence Schneider, 1922-2016

On August 15th, 2016, the solemnity of the Assumption, our Br. Clarence died quietly in our infirmary.  Br. Clarence was a good and holy man who gave his life to our Lord in giving his life …



Br. Scott’s Profession

Posted on May 14th, by Br. CB in Community News & Events. 3 comments

Br. Scott Dilworth, Our New Junior!

On May 10th, our Br. Scott concluded his novitiate and took his simple vows with our community. Here in lies Abbot Peter’s profound reflections for the occasion. Well done Br. Scott!!!

Br. Scott’s Clothing



Br John’s Funeral Homily

Posted on May 4th, by Br. CB in Community News & Events. 7 comments

Br. John Benedict, 1932-2016

On April 23rd, 2016 our Br. John died mowing the lawns around the guest house.  The following Friday, we buried our dear brother and present to you here Abbot Peter’s Homily for the occasion.  We deeply …



Easter Vigil Homily – 2016

Posted on April 3rd, by Br. CB in Community News & Events. No Comments

He is Risen!

In the brilliant light of the Easter Vigil’s deep darkness, Abbot Peter had these powerful word to say:

Easter Vigil Homily by Abbot Peter McCarthy



Holy Thursday Homily – 2016

Posted on April 2nd, by Br. CB in Community News & Events. No Comments

A Blessed Easter to you!

Abbot Peter, in his kindness, offers here his Holy Thursday Homily for us:

Holy Thursday Homily by Abbot Peter McCarthy



Br Damien’s Funeral Homily

Posted on December 16th, by Br. CB in Community News & Events. 1 Comment

Community News:

On December 2nd our Br Damien passed on to our eternal homeland with the Lord

Abbot Peter offered a beautiful homily for his funeral mass on December 9th. We present it here for you:

Br. Damien’s Funeral Homily






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Feast of Our Lady of Guadalupe 2016

Homily: Archbishop Vlazny

We celebrated another glorious feast of Our Lady of Guadalupe on the December 12th and were especially blessed to have...

A Monastic Life Experience: Steve Fawver

Community News:

Our Monastic Life Participant from Spring 2016, Steve Fawver, has graciously agreed to share with us some of his thoughts about...

Br Clarence’s Funeral Homily

Br. Clarence Schneider, 1922-2016

On August 15th, 2016 our Br. Clarence died quietly while taking a walk in the infirmary.  On August 24th,...