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Br Patrick Boland, OSB

NEWS: Ordination of Br. Patrick Boland as a Deacon

Br. Patrick Boland, OSB, was ordained to the diaconate by Bishop Anthony Taylor of the Diocese of Little Rock at 7:00 p.m., on May 13, 2014, in the Abbey Church. Br. Patrick, having completed his 3rd year of theology at St. Vincent Seminary in Latrobe, Pennsylvania, attend elementary and secondary schools in Pennsylvania and Pennsylvania…

Fr. Hugh

NEWS: Subiaco Abbey is Featured

When Catholics take our yearly collection for retired religious, people often wonder how that money is used. Abbot Jerome Kodell let us know that the National Religious Retirement Office (NRRO) featured our abbey in their Spring newsletter. Click HERE and see how we have been blessed by the men and women of the NRRO in their…

Eucharistic Mystery

BLOG: Living the Eucharist

In the Liturgy of the Hours for Wednesday of Holy Week, St. Augustine provided a beautiful Eucharistic meditation based on the text of Proverbs 23:1-2 in the Greek version, which reads as follows: “If you sit down to eat at the table of a ruler, observe carefully what is set before you; then stretch out…

Worthy

BLOG: O Lord, I am Not Worthy

A recent phone conversation lent reflection to one of the many dimensions of the human condition.  Many, with rare exceptions perhaps, experience moments, days, or indefinite periods of being overwhelmed by life–life’s demands, vexations, mistakes, sufferings, even our own sinfulness–to the point when our weaknesses and shortcomings are exposed outright.  We may cry out from deep…

Roof

NEWS: Replacing our Roof

NEWS ITEM:  Hail in the summer of 2013 caused major damage to the roof of the Abbey Church and the Main Building.  As Sam Little, our Director of Facilities, noted, “Hail damage was so widespread that our insurance company classified the tile roof as a total loss.” As a result, the entire roof is having…