Father Gerard Jonas Palmares Professes First Vows

Father Gerard Jonas Palmares Professes First VowsAt Vespers on December 3rd, our brother, Father Gerard Jonas Palmares professed his vows of stability, obedience and conversatio morum before Abbot Stan in the presence of the community, his parents and a number of guests. Advent is about preparing … Continue Reading

Brother Anthony Maria Odom’s Profession of Simple Vows

Brother Anthony Maria Odom’s Profession of Simple VowsOn the Solemnity of the Immaculate Conception at Vespers in our monastic church, Brother Anthony Maria Odom gave himself more fully to God by his profession of first vows according to the Cistercian tradition. With the monastic community, retreatants, guests … Continue Reading