Saint Meinrad Archabbey

A catholic monastery devoted to the teachings of St. Benedict

Our Life

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Learn more about daily life and the monks of Saint Meinrad.


About the House

  • published monthly, it's a journal of daily life at the monastery.

Monk Happenings

  • reports on the monks' travels, work and other activities.

Echoes from the Bell Tower

  • observations on Christian faith, spirituality and everyday events, by authors with a connection to the Benedictine values found at Saint Meinrad.

The Substance of Things Hoped For

  • President-Rector Fr. Denis Robinson, OSB, shares thoughts and news from the Seminary, as well as his homilies.

The Path of Life

  • Br. Francis Wagner, OSB, is a Benedictine monk of Saint Meinrad Archabbey. A native of Findlay, Ohio, he entered religious life after 18 years as a newspaper editor and reporter in Ohio.

Newsletters and E-newsletters

Monk Life

  • Quarterly e-newsletter published by our vocations office featuring articles on aspects of the monastic life, written exclusively by monks of Saint Meinrad Archabbey. In each issue, we hope to reach out to young men discerning a possible religious vocation by sharing our stories.

Voices from the Vineyard

  • An e-magazine about ministry for alumni of Saint Meinrad.

On the Hill

  • Our quarterly newsletter of stories from Saint Meinrad.


  • Sign up for our free twice-monthly e-newsletter to keep up with news and events.


View galleries of photos from Saint Meinrad, including events throughout the year. These photos at SmugMug can be viewed, downloaded or purchased as prints. View now


Join Br. Kolbe and Br. Joel, the hosts of our "Echoes from the Bell Tower" podcast, who bring you stories of wit and wisdom from the monks here at Saint Meinrad Archabbey and show you a little about what it's like to be a Benedictine monk in the 21st century. Listen now

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We maintain an active presence on many social media platforms.

Best of all, we invite you to visit us.