Ash Wednesday

This year Ash Wednesday fell on Valentine’s Day Feb. 14. Coincidentally, the last
time this happened was in 1945, the year Abbot Peter was born. Fr. Lawrence gives
the ashes to Francis, a resident at the Abbey.

60th birthday

Donna Remenda, kitchen manager, and Fr. Demetrius Wasylyniuk, hold a birthday cake, resembling a bee hive with bees.

Donna made the cake for Fr. Demetrius on his 60th birthday, Feb. 13, 2018.

Fr. Demetrius is the beekeeper for the abbey.

Christmas Decorations 2017

>Abbey Church

Christmas flowers and the Christmas tree were put up in the Abbey church on Dec. 24
and will be taken down again after the Christmas season ends on Jan. 8

Christmas Creche display

This Christmas display greets visitors as they enter the abbey church

Outdoor Christmas Wreath

The Advent wreath provides a setting for the Christmas outdoor display. It was -31
Celsius on family day Dec. 26.

Bishop Mark Hagemoen visits St. Peter’s Abbey

Bishop Mark visited St. Peter’s Abbey and St. Peter’s College on December 15.

Bishop Mark, new new bishop of Saskatoon Diocese, was given a tour, Friday, December 15, of the abbey, college and St. Peter’s Parish.

Bishop Mark Hagemoen enjoys coffee with Benedictines of St. Peter’s Abbey and staff of St. Peter’s College.

Bishop Mark Hagemoen holds a cake welcoming him to St. Peter’s Abbey.