General Chapter

The abbots and delegates of the American-Cassinese Congregation gathered at Atchison, Kansas for the June 19-24 General Chapter this summer. Abbot Peter and Br. Benedict attended the meeting. Atchison is the birthplace of Amelia Earhart, the famous woman pilot.

Mount Carmel Pilgrimage

The monks of Saint Peter’s Abbey attended the 100th anniversary Mount Carmel pilgrimage on Sunday, July 17. The day started with beautiful weather but halfway through Mass a rain storm came up and half the congregation left and the Mass was finished after a three-quarter hour wait.