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Retreats of Possible Interest

May 24-26, June 14-16, June 28-30, July 19-21, July 26-28 It may not be too late to register for this year’s retreats. The retreats on Benedictine spirituality are to be held on May 24-26, and June 28-30. Father Donald and Father Boniface, respectively, will be the retreat masters. The silent […]

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Lectio Divina April 14

Join Father Boniface Hicks, O.S.B., at 3 p.m. Sunday, April 14, as he speaks on Lectio Divina at the monthly meeting of the Oblates of Saint Benedict of Saint Vincent Archabbey. The talks take place in the Brownfield Center on campus as part of the regular schedule of Oblate meetings […]

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To Love Fasting March 17

Join Father Thomas Hart, O.S.B., at 3 p.m. Sunday, March 17, as he speaks on “To Love Fasting” at the monthly meeting of the Oblates of Saint Benedict of Saint Vincent Archabbey. The talks take place in the Brownfield Center on campus as part of the regular schedule of Oblate […]

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February 17: Humility in Benedictine Spirituality

Oblate talk Sunday! Join Father Killian Loch, O.S.B., director of Campus Ministry, at 3 p.m. this Sunday as he speaks on “Humility in Benedictine Spirituality,” as part of the monthly Oblate series. The talks take place in the Brownfield Center on campus at 3 p.m. Following the talks, Oblates are invited […]

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2019 Retreats Scheduled

The 2019 Retreat schedule has been released. Registration  and more information on the retreat masters will be available online by mid-December via the retreat website. May 24-26 Benedictine Spirituality Father Donald Raila, O.S.B. Hospitality: Responding to God’s Generous Welcome to Us From a Christian, Benedictine perspective hospitality involves far more […]

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New Assistant Director of Oblates

In July newly professed Father Augustine Yang, O.S.B., was appointed the new assistant Director of Oblates to replace Father Joachim Morgan, O.S.B., who was ordained to the priesthood and assigned to a parish in the Diocese of Pittsburgh. Father Augustine comes from Taiwan, where he was ordained a priest for […]

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Oblate Meetings

Oblates from all locations are welcome to the monthly meetings of the Latrobe Deanery of Oblates, mostly at 6:45 p.m. in seminary classroom Brownfield 202 on Sundays. Please refer to the events calendar for upcoming meetings. Classes on Benedictine spirituality will continue to be offered at 3 p.m. on the […]

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Novices to Profess 1st Vows

Oblates are welcome to attend the ceremony of first vows at Evening Prayer at 5 p.m. in the Archabbey Basilica on Monday, July 10.  Four monks will make first or simple vows. Nine junior monks will renew their temporary vows for one year. Those wishing to stay for supper should […]

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Feast of Saint Benedict and Celebration of Jubilees of Oblation

All Oblates, Oblate novices, and their guests are welcome to attend the festive Mass for the Feast of Saint Benedict at the Archabbey Basilica at 10 a.m. on Monday, July 11.  The Mass will include the profession of solemn vows by Brother David Klecker, O.S.B., and Brother Dominic Leo, O.S.B. […]

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Retreats of Possible Interest

It may not be too late to register for July’s retreats.  The silent retreat, “Rejoice in the Lord Always,” will be given by Father Killian Loch. Father Isaac Haywiser, O.S.B., will give the men’s retreat, “The Heart of the FAther, The Heart of Every Man.” For additional information click here.  […]

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