Works of mercy

The spiritual and corporal works of mercy are displayed on the wall of the abbey church as a reminder of these important Christian virtues which Pope Francis has encouraged everyone to practice especially during Lent.

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Br. Benedict’s Trip 2016

Brother Benedict went on an eight night cruise to the south Caribbean Islands for his holidays in 2016. While docked at the Port in Miami, Florida, 3600 passengers and 1300 staff boarded the Carnival Breeze Ship. Once loaded the ship sailed quickly to the south in search of hot temperatures. The ship stopped in Grand Turk, La Romana (Dom. Rep.), Aruba and Curacao. There was a lot to do on the ship, on land and all food was included. Benedict sampled different foods and three times for lunch a “Guy’s Burger” and fries. Ten relatives enjoyed this dreamlike adventure.

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