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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Camerata Celebrates 50th Anniversary

The Saint Vincent Camerata celebrates its 50th anniversary season in 2018-2019. “We are confident there’s no better way to celebrate this milestone than by giving homage to the mission of our founding and sustaining institution, Saint Vincent Archabbey, with performances of great choral classics,” said Father Stephen Concordia, O.S.B., camerata director. “Our first program, on […]

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Brother James Cartwright, O.S.B.

Brother James Cartwright, O.S.B., a monk of Saint Vincent Archabbey, died Saturday, September 29, 2018 after a long struggle with diabetes. He was born in Connellsville on December 5, 1946, a son of the late Winifred L. Moon Cartwright and the late Clarence E. Cartwright. Surviving are his brother, Thomas (Cindy) E. Cartwright of Connellsville, […]

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Blue Mass October 21

Carlos Jativa, an Allegheny County sheriff’s deputy who was critically injured during a fall while searching for a fugitive, will be the guest speaker at the annual Blue Mass, held at Saint Vincent Archabbey Basilica at 9:30 a.m. Sunday, October 21. Deputy Jativa is also a decorated military veteran who was injured by during a […]

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Brother Albert Tenured

Brother Albert Gahr, O.S.B., was one of six Saint Vincent College faculty members to receive tenure recently. Brother Albert teaches General Biology I and Lab, General Biology II and Labs, Cell Biology and Lab, Developmental Biology and Lab. He holds a Ph.D. from West Virginia University; M.A. from Saint Vincent Seminary and B.S. from Saint […]

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New Novicemaster In Brazil

Brother Martinho Zevallos Chávez, who will be ordained to the priesthood on August 18, has been named the new novice master at São Bento Priory in Brazil. A 2018 graduate of Saint Vincent Seminary, he is the son of Luis Ariel Zevallos Perez and Teresa Sara Chávez de Zevallos of Arequipa, Peru. He graduated from […]

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