The funeral Eucharist will be held at 10 a.m. Saturday, Oct. 7, in the Sacred Heart Chapel at St. Benedict’s Monastery in St. Joseph. Burial will follow in the St. Benedict’s Monastery Cemetery.
“Fragmented Beauty” is the subject of a new exhibition at the Hill Museum and Manuscript Library at St. John’s University in Collegeville featuring manuscript fragments of European and non-European origin that span over 1,500 years.
“We’re not going to change the minds of the haters,” Read said, “but I see this as a way to reassure people who are potentially targeted or discriminated against that there are people in the community who are on their side. We may not be as vocal or as obvious as some of the ugly things they’ve seen, but we are here.”
The decision, which they said was made “in the best interest of all of our students and the future of our institutions,” was announced Dec. 8 in a letter to the campus communities in St. Joseph and Collegeville.
Archbishop Bernard Hebda of the Archdiocese of St. Paul and Minneapolis will celebrate the student Mass at 9 p.m. Sunday, Oct. 23, at St. John’s Abbey and University Church in Collegeville. “As the archbishop of our neighboring diocese and since many of our students come from the archdiocese, we wanted to extend an invitation to […]
Ellie Vanasse, a senior at the College of St. Benedict in St. Joseph, imagines herself looking out over a sea of 2 million young people immersed in prayer at World Youth Day in Krakow, Poland, this July — a trip she and three other leaders from St. Ben’s and St. John’s University in Collegeville have […]
Benedictine Father Columba Stewart of St. John’s Abbey in Collegeville has been awarded a 2016 Guggenheim Fellowship from the John Simon Guggenheim Memorial Foundation. Father Stewart is executive director of the Hill Museum & Manuscript Library and professor of theology at St. John’s School of Theology. Chosen from nearly 3,000 applicants, Father Stewart is one […]
At the 19th annual Catholic Men’s Conference Feb. 13, Father Larry Richards challenged 600 men to be “men of integrity” and “men of mercy.” During a wide ranging two-part presentation at the Humphrey Auditorium at St. John’s University in Collegeville, Father Richards said a commitment to prayer is essential to being a follower of Christ. […]