Father Bede Cisco was elected to a two-year
term for the Board of Trustees for the Seminary and School of
Theology on January 8.
Father Patrick Cooney was elected as an
alternate to the General Chapter of the Swiss-American Congregation
to be held in June at Prince of Peace Abbey. Father Prior
Kurt Stasiak was also elected as a Delegate.
Father Edward Linton will complete his
assignment at St. James Parish in Chicago on June 5 and will return
to the monastery to take on work in the Seminary and School of
Archabbot Justin DuVall attended the Abbot's
Workshop at St. Bernard Abbey in Cullman, AL, on February
Father Jeremy King led a Day of Prayer on
February 13 for 49 priests from the Diocese of Evansville.
Father Prior Kurt Stasiak attended and was one
of the keynote presenters at the annual convention of the National
Organization for the Continuing Education of Roman Catholic Clergy
(NOCERCC), held in Baltimore, February 23-27.
Father Mark O'Keefe has been assigned chaplain
to the sisters of the Carmelite Monastery in Terre Haute, IN. The
appointment is effective August 1, for a term of three years. He
will continue his teaching responsibilities in the school.
Father Anthony Vinson gave a parish mission
retreat at Holy Trinity Parish in Webster County, IA, on March
15-18. He spoke on "Realizing our Baptismal Call - What is It and
How to Live It?"
Archabbot Lambert Reilly has relinquished the
major retreat work he has been doing. He will take on occasional
short-term pastoral assistance assignments and help with driving
monks to appointments.
Father Gregory Chamberlin has returned to the
monastery. He is residing in the infirmary regaining his strength
and continuing some treatments.