• 31 Dec

    Amahl and the Night Visitors

    When a person hits birthday No. 50, it's customary to have a party celebrating the big occasion. The Amahl Puppets are turning 50 years old, and to celebrate they will combine with 60 live singers, musicians and puppeteers — including students from Saint John’s Preparatory School, the College of Saint Benedict and Saint John's University and monks from Saint John’s Abbey —to perform the one-act opera, "Amahl and the Night Visitors."

  • 31 Dec

    Obituary for Br. Damian Rogers, OSB

    Brother Damian died on the morning of November 11, in the retirement center at Saint John's Abbey. The monks, family, and friends will celebrate the Eucharist of Christian Burial for Brother Damian on Tuesday, November 15, at 3 pm in Saint John's Abbey and University Church, with internment in the Abbey Cemetery following the service.

  • 31 Dec

    Interfaith Dialogue Brings Somali and St. Joseph Community Together

    A sense of belonging and love is what all humans long for no matter what religious background. The community of St. Joseph along with the Somali community came together for a Muslim-Christian dialogue. Joined by monks from Saint John’s Abbey and sisters from Saint Benedict’s Monastery, as well as Franciscan sisters, Crosier priests and brothers from within the Diocese of Saint Cloud, and Bishop Donald Kettler.

  • 31 Dec

    New Bridge Blessing

    Bridge blessing. Fr. Nick Kleespie presided with the specially composed prayer by Fr. Michael Kwatera.