made 4 trips to New Jersey with loads of lambs.
The auction brought the best price ever for our sheep. It
coincides with an important Muslim feast and the demand is higher than
usual. On November 11th, a Vietnamese Abbot came with 3 other
visitors to discuss the possibility of sending some monks here on a
temporary basis. This would be a welcome help for our small
monastery. Br. David
interviewed before Thanksgiving Day on the PBS program Religion and Ethics.
presented the theme of Thankfulness and was seen during a workshop in
California. His web site: gratefulness.org
offers references on that theme. Br. Thomas
was here for the
Thanksgiving break with 3 Vietnamese students: a Cistercian, a
Benedictine and a seminarian. We are grateful for the help and
encouragement from our friends and guests. We witness m
any minor miracles during the year
and we believe, more than ever, that there is a God worthy of praise.
We have sent our Christmas Chronicle
to the printer to be mailed in December.
Friday, Dec. 24th at 6:30 p.m. First Vespers of Christmas (under
candles) and the blessing of the crèche in the crypt.
Saturday, Christmas Day, Mass at 9:00 a.m.
Jan. 14-17, 2011. Retreat, Recharge,
Renew, Reflect, KNIT
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