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  • Monastic Experience

    While we are still a couple of months away, I wanted to promote our Monastic Experience weekend.  We invite men, between the ages of 18 and 35, who are considering a religious vocation to spend a weekend with the monks of Conception Abbey.  It will...

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  • Christmas Blessings

    May the Joy of Christ dwell in your heart this holy season and throughout the year! The monks had beautiful Christmas celebrations, beginning with First Vespers, followed by a banquet in the monastery refectory.  A fun monastery tradition is that we...

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  • Employee Christmas Party

    Each year the employees of Conception Abbey, Conception Seminary College, and the Printery House gather together for a Christmas Luncheon.  It is an enjoyable time to relax with good food, refreshments, and great company, and look back on how God has...

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  • Solemn Vows

    Today, in the presence of his family, friends, seminarians, and his monastic confreres, Br. Etienne Huard professed solemn vows as a monk of Conception Abbey.  In the ceremony, Br. Etienne made a perpetual commitment to live as a monk of our monastery,...

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  • Immaculate Conception

    Today the monks of Conception Abbey celebrate their patronal feast day.  Normally celebrated on December 8, the Solemnity of the Immaculate Conception of the Blessed Virgin Mary was transferred to December 9, since in the Church's Liturgical Calendar,...

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  • Thanksgiving

    "I give thanks to my God at every remembrance of you, praying always with joy in my every prayer for all of you" (Phil 1:3-4). Happy Thanksgiving!  The monks of Conception Abbey have many reasons to give thanks.  It is important for us first to recognize...

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  • Faithful Witnesses

    We honor our jubilarians this evening with a special "Gaudeamus" (Let us rejoice) celebration in the monastic refectory.  It is a house tradition that the younger members of the monastic community put on some form of entertainment to honor and recognize...

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