Potato Picking Day 2016

Students of St. Therese School, Bruno picked potatoes at St. Peter’s Abbey on a beautiful sunny day.

They were helped by Bernie Karstad of Saskatoon and Neal Adams of Allan (on tractor). Both are Oblates of St. Peter’s Abbey.

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Benedictine Abbots’ Conference Rome 2016

The three Benedictine abbots from Canada were together at the Congress in Rome. They are from left Abbot André of Quebec Abbot John of Mission BC and Abbot Peter.

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All the abbots at the abbot’s Congress in Rome had a private audience with Pope Francis on Thursday, Sept. 8. There were about 260 people there and after his address the pope shoock hands with everyone.

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