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Corpus Christi monks

BLOG: Catholic by Choice

I was surprised a few months ago to receive from Richard Cole a copy of his book just released by Chicago’s Loyola Press, Catholic By Choice. I do not know Mr. Cole, but in an accompanying letter he explained that he was sending the book to Subiaco because his conversion journey began in 1998 at…

Caravaggio-St. Matthew

BLOG: Our Relationship with God

Hello folks, once in a while, something comes up that cannot wait. As many of you know, I have been in charge of the monastery’s prayer hotline for some time now, and even though I could write forever about the calls I have received, the things I have heard, and the people I have met,…

Myers Family

NEWS: Subiaco Academy Opens for Another Year

The 2014-2015 academic year opened with 198 students. Fifty-two present Academy students are “legacy” students, i.e. have close relatives attending or have attended Subiaco Academy. Many monks are also graduates of the Academy. Naturally we are happy and proud to greet sons, grandsons, and brothers of our fellow alumni. This year again there are several…

Brownsville

BLOG: Love and the Border

The influx of refugee children from Central America at our southern border has caused an outcry and a crisis. The vision of the hungry, bewildered, desperate children on our TV screens has overwhelmed us. A crisis reveals our priorities. When our house is on fire, what we grab tells us something about who we are…

Choir Camp Preparations

NEWS: Choir Camp at Subiaco Abbey

One hundred twenty-five campers and staff from Arkansas and five other states participated in the Arkansas Interfaith Conference Choir Camp 2014 at Subiaco during the week of July 20-26.  Six religious denominations were represented. Instruction in choral music, handbells, and art were offered to all campers. Parents were invited to attend the liturgical service in the…