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MONASTIC WELCOME

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ABROAD IN BRIDGEPORT

The storied Bridgeport neighborhood of Chicago is my home-away-from-home because there resides my Benedictine home, the Monastery of the Holy Cross.  As a Benedictine Oblate, I make a point of visiting the monastery at least once a month.  And it … Continue reading

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SOLEMN VESPERS

(Monastary of the Holy Cross, Chicago) Here is but a small sample of the angelic music proclaimed Saturday evening by the monks and Schola Laudis for the Solemnity of the Exaltation of the Holy Cross:

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HAPPY SAINT BENEDICT DAY!

On behalf of the worldwide Benedictine community of Monks and Oblates, I wish you all a Happy Saint Benedict Day.  According to Pope Francis: Benedict was born around the year 480 and lived during the Dark Ages, which followed the … Continue reading

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