Father Vincent Tobin led an oblate retreat
titled "Christ in the Cloister: Shaped by Word and Sacrament" on
Archabbot Justin DuVall attended the annual
meeting of the Abbot President's Council at Marmion Abbey on March
Archabbot Justin DuVall attended the Chrism
Mass in Indianapolis with Br. Kim Malloy and
Novice Dane DeDecker on April 15.
Abbot Denis Quinkert arrived at Saint Meinrad
Archabbey on April 25. This concludes the arrival of all monks from
Blue Cloud Abbey who are seeking transfer to Saint Meinrad.
Br. Luke Waugh will be working at Our Lady of
Perpetual Help Parish in New Albany, IN, this summer with Fr. Eric
Johnson as his supervisor.
Br. Peduru Fonseka will spend the summer at
Einsiedeln Abbey in Switzerland as a way of learning more about the
Fr. Guerric DeBona was interviewed May 31 on
Salt and Light Radio about the importance of good preaching and an
upcoming homiletics conference in Toronto, Canada, where he will be
Fr. Anthony Vinson visited Appalachia, KY, on a
youth mission trip to help families in need. The group consisted of
youth and parents from both St. Meinrad Parish and St. Boniface
Fr. Brendan Moss presented at the annual Oblate
Study Days June 9-12. The topic was titled "The Presence of God in
the Life of an Oblate."
Fr. Anthony Vinson participated in building a
new home in Belize, Central America, through Hand In Hand
Ministries June 15-23.
Brs. William Sprauer and James
Jensen attended a special summer program for junior monks
at St. Vincent Archabbey in Latrobe, PA, from June 14-28. The theme
was "Building a dynamic and joyful community spirit."