These past 10 days or so have been absolutely beautiful. It has been sunny and in the 70’s and 80’s. It is certainly a good start for the summer. By the end of the week, it will be into the 90’s.
The seminarians have been away for a few weeks. Three of them returned this week to do some work around campus for the next month. The shift to the summer schedule has been pleasant. The monks have had enjoyable and relaxing time in community. Br. Etienne (pictured below) and I have been spending most evenings biking, going for quick 15 mile rides. Yesterday evening, despite the strong south wind, we set our fastest time so far.
Below are a few of the scenery pictures feature on Conception Abbey’s Facebook page as the “Photo of the Day.” These pictures show how beautiful and green things are this time of year.