Abbot Xavier Ends Term as Prior

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Dear Friends, I was elected abbot of Saint Benedict Abbey in Still River, Massachusetts a little over ten years ago. I write now to tell you that I have decided to end my term as abbot of Saint Benedict Abbey, a community of monks who are truly my brothers in Christ. I have submitted my resignation to Abbot President Vincent …

Brother Jerome: Feeling God in My Vows

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Just before I took my vows, my aunt asked me if I thought I would feel different; and the short answer is “yes, absolutely!” Then, of course, the following question is, “how?” Out of all the questions asked of me concerning my vocation, this is probably the most difficult. The Abbot has had me give a couple of talks on …