News for Summer & Fall 2017

Here is the latest news for Summer and Fall of 2017:                                                                                                                                                                .

<>Abbot Benedict fell and broke his hip in September. He is in rehab for a couple of weeks undergoing physical therapy. Please keep him in your prayers.

<>In August, Fr. John Mary traveled to Uganda with a group of medical volunteers and engineering students from Virginia Tech. The doctors and nurses conducted two medical camps in villages treating over 300 patients. The VT students installed a solar system at a secondary school so students can have lights for studying at night. The volunteered also worked with local youth and school children on building classrooms, setting up a playground for kids, planting trees, painting a kindergarten, and much more. You can read about the Uganda ministry at www.ugandaruralfund.org  and pictures from the trip by clicking here

<>Fr. John Mary is undertaking summer school for Canon Law at the Catholic University of America in Washington D.C. during June and July.

<>Br. Ambrose is continuing with summer classes at a local community college to complete his credit requirements to transfer to a four-year college and then he will be ready for seminary.