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Fr. Joseph Benedict’s Funeral Mass

Posted on March 17th, by Br. CB in Community News & Events. 1 Comment

Fr. Joseph Benedict Donnelly, 1916-2017

On March 11th, we buried our dear brother, Fr. Joe Ben, and here is Abbot Peter’s Homily for the occasion.  We deeply appreciate your prayers for our deceased brother.

Funeral Mass Homily by Abbot Peter



Trappist Abbey News: 12-19-2013

Posted on December 19th, by Br. CB in Community News & Events. 12 comments

Community News:
The Archbishops Visit & The Guadalupe Day Homily:

With the arrival of December, well kind of late December now, we once again have post-able news!

On Saturday, December 7th, Archbishop Alexander Sample made his first visit to our …



Trappist Abbey News: 9-17-2013

Posted on September 17th, by Br. CB in Community News & Events. No Comments

Community News:

We have two new appointments to important positions in our community.  It’s kind of exciting because it doesn’t happen much around here!

Br. Todd has been appointed as Assistant Novice Director to Fr. Casey.  He now participates in …



Trappist Abbey News: 9-01-2013

Posted on September 1st, by Br. CB in Community News & Events. No Comments

Community News:

– Br. Brian O’Dowd arrived on Thursday, August 29th, from Bolton Abbey in Ireland. Br. Brian will be with us for about 9 or 10 months (not too sure how long actually).  We’re most fond of the Irish …






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Easter Triduum – 2017

Easter Triduum 2017

Now that we are firmly established in the Easter season, we can profitably look back and savor, once more, two...

Fr. Joseph Benedict’s Funeral Mass

Fr. Joseph Benedict Donnelly, 1916-2017

On March 11th, we buried our dear brother, Fr. Joe Ben, and here is Abbot Peter’s Homily for...

Fr. Joseph Benedict Donnelly

Fr. Joseph Benedict Donnelly, 1916-2017

On March 2nd, 2017 at approximately 11:50 pm, our Fr. Joseph died quietly in bed. Fr. Joseph was...