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In Memoriam: Sister Duane Moes, OSB

July 2020
  “May Christ Bring us all together to everlasting life.” Rule of St. Benedict, Chapter 72 Sister Duane (Patricia) Moes was born on December 27, 1921 and died peacefully on June 30, 2020 in the Monastery Healthcare Center at age 98, having lived her monastic profession 76 years. She was the last living charter member…
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July 2020 E-Newsletter

June 2020
The Feast of St. Benedict The Feast of our founder St. Benedict is July 11. It is a very special time of celebration. Our Order, founded over 1500 years ago, means that Benedictines are the oldest religious community. I believe that this speaks to the depth and breadth of the foundation that St. Benedict built.…
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June 2020 E-Newsletter

May 2020
Channel of God's Goodness Many years ago, I attended a contemplative prayer retreat at our Monastery. It was lead by Sister Ludwiges Fabian, a Tutzing Missionary Benedictine. She introduced me to a lovely story which I would like to share with you. Consider yourself as the bamboo tree in the story below. The story calls…
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