Community News contains periodic updates on the lives of the Monks of Marmion.
Abbot John spent days at an A.I.M. Conference in Erie, PA, and then visited St. Vincent's Archabbey in Latrobe, PA and St. Meinrad Archabbey in Indiana from Oct. 28-Nov. 2. He visited Fr. Thomas at Conception Abbey Nov. 8-10.
Fr. Michael was on a monastic visitation of Subiaco Abbey in Arkansas, Nov. 4-7.
A. Vincent was on a visitation at St. Joseph Abbey in Louisiana, Nov. 8-13.
Fr. Charles returned home from his sabbatical time in Israel on Dec. 2.
Brothers Antony-Maria, Theodore and Oscar all were at the annual National Catholic Youth Congress in Indianapolis, Nov. 21-23. They then returned to Marmion where they were on break from school until Dec. 2.
Fr. Marcos gave the annual community retreat to the Benedictine communties of Guatemala from Nov. 25-28 at the Priory in Quetzaltenango.
Fr. Paul and Fr. Thomas returned to the community for Thanksgiving and to spend several days with community and family.
The Abbey and Academy hosted a teacher and several students from the Colegio di San Jose in Guatemala from Dec. 2-10.