The new year started without snow on the ground. On
2nd. the community was invited to the ladies guest house for high tea
prepared by Maureen Cadley. On the 6th, we saw our first
significant snow fall with 8 inches of snow and ice. This time of
the year is rather quiet at the monastery because the weather can be
risky for the guests who have to travel long distance. We were
spared if we compare with other cities around us. Fr. Martin
joined the monks of Weston for a series of lectures in Cuernavaca,
Mexico. At the end of the month, he attended the annual meeting
of the North American Benedictine Aboots at the Prince of Peace Abbey
Monthly Meetings of the Friends of
February 6: Reading:
Brueggemann, "The Bible Makes Sense".
March 6: Brueggemann continued.
April 3: Easter: Reading:
Raymond Brown, "Risen Christ Easter time.
Mount Saviour Monastery Series:
The Paschal Mystery of Jesus Christ
March 11, 12,13 , 2005
Conferences, reflection and
prayer will help us to live more
fully the mystery of the passion and resurrection of Jesus. In
spirit, 'we will go up to Jerusalem' with Jesus and enter the mystery
of his suffering and death as we deepen our participation his Risen
The cost will be $150. for resident guests, $200.
for couples; $60. for day guests, $80. for couples. Checks should
be made to Mount Saviour Monastery. Reservations should be made
with the Guest Brother; phone: (607) 734-1688) Any questions can
be sent to email@example.com.
Conferences will be given by Fr.
Martin Boler, prior,
other Brothers and
Sr. Marie Julianne, ssmm.
Beginning Friday evening (7:15) til Sunday (1:30
p.m.), we will also share the rhythm of the Monastery Eucharist and
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