Memorial of Saint Lucy

December 13, 2018  “Let your faithful ones bless you.” Is 41:13-20; Ps 145:1,9-13; Mt 11:11-15 The faith of men and woman throughout the centuries has given bright and glorious witness to the power of the gospel to transform human weakness into unexpected strength.  Saint John the Baptist did not hold back his preaching even though it […]

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Stained Glass: Basilica Remembrance

Brother Mark Floreanini, O.S.B., stained glass artist, has been making a limited quantity of stained glass crosses from the old clerestory windows of the Archabbey Basilica. The windows were installed over 100 years ago. A new stained glass square, approximately eight inches in dimension, continues to provide the faithful with a token from the Basilica […]

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Monks Studying At Seminary

Studying at Saint Vincent Seminary for the 2018-2019 school year are nine Benedictines from Saint Vincent Archabbey, Latrobe. Pictured, front, from left, Deacon Lawrence Sutton, Ph.D., director of pre-theology formation; Rev. Nathan Munsch, O.S.B., director of pastoral formation; Very Rev. Edward Mazich, O.S.B., rector; Rev. John-Mary Tompkins, O.S.B., vice rector and director of human formation; […]

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Seventh National Catholic Arts Competition

The seventh Biennial Nationwide Juried Catholic Arts Competition and Exhibition will be held at the Saint Vincent Gallery this fall. Entries were being accepted through August 3 for the exhibit, which will open on Sunday, October 28. The exhibition will run during regular gallery hours through December 2. The nationwide exhibition was established in 2001 […]

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