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  • Celebrating with our Neighbors

    Every year for the Feast of St. Scholastica, the sisters (our Benedictine neighbors) invite the monks to join them for Vespers and supper. The Benedictine Sisters of Perpetual Adoration are just 2 miles down the road and we have a great relationship and...

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  • Lent Begins

    The monastic and seminary community gathered today in the Basilica to celebrate Ash Wednesday Mass. The formula used for imposition of ashes: "Repent, and believe in the Gospel." Abbot Gregory presided and preached at today's liturgy and Fr. Brendan Moss,...

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  • Christmas in a Monastery

    How do the monks prepare and celebrate Christmas? Check out the new video capturing some of the sights and sounds of the past few days. Merry Christmas! https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ljygSOUm7mk&feature=youtu.be

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  • Christmas Blessings!

    Christmas Greetings and Best Wishes for a New Year of Happiness! The monks are grateful for so many blessings, especially our family, friends, and benefactors. We celebrated Midnight Mass with a Basilica filled with people from the area. The nice and...

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  • The SEMY Awards

    This year's freshmen class took a different spin on the annual Freshmen Talent Night. As the name suggests, the freshmen class is to put on a talent show for all of the seminarians, chaplains, and those of the monastic community who wish to attend. In...

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  • Bishop Johnston Visits

    It is with great joy that we celebrate the Solemnity of the Immaculate Conception each year. It reminds us of what good things God has worked in Mary's life and in her role as Mother of God. Similarly, it is a particuarly special day for the monks of...

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  • Giving Back

    Conception Abbey and Seminary College and the local Tri-C area (Conception, Conception Junction, and Clyde) have teamed up to participate in the Giving Tuesday initiative. The Tuesday after Thanksgiving is the designated day to give to families in need...

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  • What are you Grateful for?

    It is Thanksgiving, the day where in a special way we give thanks to Almighty God for so many blessings!  What are the monks thankful for? Look no further. #Thanksgiving #MonksGiveThanks Happy Thanksgiving!

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  • Donor Thank You

    On Sunday we invited our donors and benefactors to join us for Mass, a banquet, and an open house and tour of the newly renovated monastery. Many local friends from around the Abbey were also invited to take a look at our new house.  The Basilica was...

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  • Monastery Blessing 

    June 25- We hosted our Benedictine friends from Missouri and Kansas for the blessing of the monastery.  Abbot Gregory presided over the brief ceremony which took place in the monastery chapter room.  It included a greeting, singing of a Psalm, reading,...

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