New Series of Directed Retreats Offered at Mepkin Abbey
Monday, May 28, 2012 - 16:15
“Over the years, we have had many, many requests for directed retreats,” said Abbot Stan Gumula. “Now, with Fr. Amato’s help, we will be able to provide this much needed ministry. Retreat dates: ”October 1-5; October 15-19 Click here for more information.
New Abbess Elected at Our Lady of the Mississippi
Wednesday, May 9, 2012 - 12:55
Sister Rebecca Stromowski was elected the new Abbess of O.L.M. on Monday. She has been Novice Director for many years and was featured in the DVD "Monastery". Visit her community's website here.
New Abbess Elected at Santa Rita Abbey
Saturday, May 5, 2012 - 08:07
She has been "Sister Vicki", (center), for years and now will be "mother" to her sisters. She expresses gladness and thanksgiving at being able to serve a community of such dedicated women. Visit Santa Rita's website here.
Mepkin Abbey Builds new Retreat Center
Tuesday, May 1, 2012 - 18:49
Work has begun on the St. Francis Retreat Center and the Father Francis Kline Memorial Chapel which will be located on the site of the former St. Anthony Guest House. A blessing of the construction site will be held on June 3, 2012 at 3 p.m. and the building should be completed by the end of this year. To read more, click here.