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  • Evening Prayer with the Monks

    What is it like to pray with the monks? I recently completed a video of Vespers, our evening Office of Thanksgiving. As a major hour of the Divine Office, the monks line up in order of seniority in the monastery glass hallway. The Abbot, Prior, and...

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  • Abbey Basilica Anniversary

    Today we celebrate 125 years of the Dedication of the Basilica of the Immaculate Conception. Our historic basilica church was dedicated on May 10, 1891. It has served as the place of worship and encounter with God.It is a space of beauty and grandeur....

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  • Living the Gospel

    I completed a video featuring several aerial shots of the Abbey. You don't get to see these angles all that often. Please share this video with any young men who you feel may have a monastic vocation or anyone who could benefit spiritually from a visit...

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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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  • Day in the Life of a Seminarian

    Ever wonder what a seminarian does each day?  Check out this video that goes chronologically through a seminarian's day, from prayer to studies to recreation. One of the freshmen, Dave Sotelo (Diocese of Wichita), helped me film this video which we...

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  • A New School Year with New Leadership

    We officially welcomed Fr. Brendan Moss, O.S.B. (St. Meinrad Archabbey) and Fr. Pat York (Diocese of Wichita) to the Conception Seminary community.  Fr. Brendan was installed as President-Rector in a very beautiful and joyful ceremony on Sunday.  He...

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  • Monastic Humor

    This past weekend we welcomed 3 men for our Monastic Experience Weekend.  It was great to have these guests especially as we celebrated the Feast of St. Benedict on Saturday.  Bishop Sis of the Diocese of San Angelo was the celebrant and homilist.  Please...

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  • More Ask a Monk Videos!

    I finally finished editing and publishing these last two Ask a Monk videos of Fr. Victor and Br. Michael. This completes 15, I believe, videos total.  I hope you have found them entertaining and insight into our community and the many personalities. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=MzCTn40wzno http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=nX7Kobgq_bQ

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  • Support Our Seminarians Dinner

    It was a successful evening in Kansas City, at the 22nd Annual Support Our Seminarians (SOS) event.  The proceeds from the dinner and auction benefit Conception Seminary College and the Archdiocese of Kansas City in Kansas and Kansas City-St. Joseph. Conception...

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  • Monk’s Hobby Part II

    Fr. Pachomius is our in-house iconographer.  He does a lot of different art work in terms from pen and ink to painting.  In this video he explains his passion for art and making beautiful creations to give glory to God.  More appropriately, he views...

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