Giving Tuesday 

Conception Abbey hosted its annual Giving Tuesday event where seminarians, monks, employees, and members of the local community looked to make Christmas a little more special for many families in need. St. Raphael Hall was filled with people between 6:00-8:00 PM who were giving back in various ways. Some were making ornaments, some were writing […]

What are you grateful for?

The monks of Conception Abbey are grateful for so many of God’s blessings! Happy Thanksgiving!

Conception Abbey Elects New Abbot

This afternoon the monks of Conception Abbey gathered together to elect their 10th Abbot. In September, Abbot Gregory was elected as Abbot Primate of the Benedictine Confederation. During the past months we have been praying and preparing for the election of a new Abbot. This afternoon the community elected Fr. Benedict Neenan as Abbot of […]

Fall Production

This past weekend Br. Cyprian and the seminarians put on their annual fall play. This year it was a sci-fi farce called “The Aliens are Coming!” They had three performances throughout the weekend and seemed like they really enjoyed performing. It was entertaining. Here are a few pictures from the play.

A Colorful Transition

The past few weeks have been filled with many activities. Most notably, the monastic community is preparing for the election of a new Abbot on November 22nd. Please pray for the guidance of the Holy Spirit as we preparing for this exciting time in the life of our community. The reason I have not been […]