For the Birds

Muenster, SK — Br. Wolfgang Thiem checks out his sunflower seed plants in the abbey garden. He harvests the sunflowers in order to feed the chickadees over the winter. But he puts plastic bags over the sunflower heads in fall to protect them from prying birds.


Final Year of Seminary


Muenster, SK — Br. Cosmas Epifano left  the abbey Oct. 7 to fly to Rome for his final year of theology studies. He was ordained deacon this summer and plans to be ordained to the priesthood next July.