Fr. Augustine Davis hosted the Divine Will
prayer meeting in the infirmary lounge on June 12. This group meets
monthly in Washington, IN, to pray and study the writings of the
Servant of God Luisa Piccarreta.
Br. James Jensen and Timothy Herrmann completed
over 170 miles of the Register's Annual Great Bike Ride Across Iowa
(RAGBRAI) in July. They spent an average of 4-5 hours a day on
their bikes and rode from Forest City, IA, to Independence, IA.
Fr. Prior Cassian Folsom visited Saint Meinrad
Archabbey on August 1-4. He brought with him a junior monk from
Norcia, a native of Indonesia, to be tutored in English.
Br. William Sprauer attended the solemn
profession of Br. Stephen Lawson, OSB, a second-year theology
student at Saint Meinrad, at St. Anselm's Abbey in Manchester, NH,
on August 12.
Archabbot Justin DuVall celebrated the closing
Mass for St. Anthony Parish's 150th anniversary celebration on
August 17, in St. Anthony, IN.
Fr. Edward Linton directed a retreat for the
staff of St. Elizabeth Ann Seton Parish in Carmel, IN, in August.
He spoke about leadership to 24 Dominican friars who were here for
a recollection before beginning their theological studies at
Aquinas Institute in St. Louis, MO.
Fr. Matthias Neuman, chaplain at Our Lady of
Grace Monastery in Beech Grove, IN, gave a series of presentations
at the Benedict Inn in September. The presentations covered the
four major constitutions of the Second Vatican Council.