Mount Saviour Monastery

August 2014
Madonna and Child by Br. Dominic SavioNews:
This month, Fr. Joseph Gabriel attended a meeting of the major superiors  (CMSM) in pittsburgh.  Various lectures dealt with many aspects of the Consecrated Life in the modern world.  On Aug. 9th, Br. Bruno drove to Virginia for a family reunion.  In August, we celebrate 2 major Solemnities: The Transfiguration (our patronal feast) and the Assumption  of Mary.  Br. John Thompson and Br. Dominic Savio left to begin their studies for the priesthood at the St. John XXIII Seminary near Boston.  Br. Dominic Savio finished a statue of the Madonna and Child made of drift wood.

Coming Events:
Oblate Retreat: Oct.17-19, 2014. Topic: Reformation of Life.  Click for details

Knitters' Retreat: January 16-19, 2015.  Click for details.