Abbey Webpage Announced

 Two members of the Saint Vincent College and Seminary faculties are bringing their years of experience as writers, editors, teachers and as priests, to a new venue — the Internet — where they will provide weekly commentaries on the Sunday gospels on the Saint Vincent Archabbey home page. Both natives of Carrolltown, Pennsylvania, Father Campion […]

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New Archabbey Vocation Director Named

 Archabbot Douglas R. Nowicki, O.S.B., has recently announced the appointment of Brother Matthew T. Laffey, O.S.B., as director of vocations for Saint Vincent Archabbey. Brother Matthew, a Pittsburgh native, attended St. Lawrence O’Toole Catholic School in Pittsburgh, and is a 1972 graduate of Central Catholic High School there. He has attended Indiana University of Pennsylvania, […]

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New Subprior Named at Archabbey

 Archabbot Douglas R. Nowicki, O.S.B., has announced the recent appointment of The Rev. Athanasius C. Cherry, O.S.B., as the Subprior of Saint Vincent Archabbey. The Subprior is responsible for assisting the Abbot and the Prior in the daily operations of the monastery, and is one of the major superiors. Additionally, he will serve as Director […]

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Associate Director of Libraries Named

 Archabbot Douglas R. Nowicki, O.S.B., has announced the appointment of Brother David Kelly, O.S.B. as the associate director of Saint Vincent Libraries. The appointment was effective on August 17, 1998. Brother David is a Pittsburgh native. He attended Resurrection Parochial School and graduated from South Hills Catholic High School in 1964. He attended LaSalle College, […]

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Administrative Assistant Named

 Archabbot Douglas R. Nowicki, O.S.B., has announced the appointment of Brother Philip Kanfush, O.S.B., as administrative assistant to the Archabbot. Brother Philip, a Sewickley native, is a 1980 graduate of Center Area High School, Monaca. At the the University of Pittsburgh he earned a Bachelor of Arts degree in 1985, and a Master of Business […]

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Two Novices Make First Vows

 The Rt. Rev. Douglas R. Nowicki, O.S.B., Archabbot of Saint Vincent Archabbey, Latrobe, accepted the first vows of two novices during ceremonies held at Saint Vincent Basilica on Friday, July 10. The postulants making their simple profession of vows were Brother Brian D. Boosel, a native of Butler and Brother Mark L. Floreanini, a native […]

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