Monte Cassino pilgrimages to be held in October
Monday, September 9, 2019

Saint Meinrad Archabbey’s pilgrimages to honor the Blessed Mother at the Monte Cassino Shrine have been scheduled for the Sundays in October.

Monk professes solemn vows at Saint Meinrad
Thursday, August 15, 2019

Br. Kolbe Wolniakowski, OSB, professed solemn vows as a Benedictine monk of Saint Meinrad Archabbey in a ceremony on August 15, 2019, in the Archabbey Church at St. Meinrad, IN.

Monk professes first vows at Saint Meinrad Archabbey
Wednesday, August 7, 2019

Novice Christian Lumsden professed his temporary vows as a Benedictine monk in a ceremony on August 6, 2019, at Saint Meinrad Archabbey, St. Meinrad, IN.

Four Saint Meinrad monks celebrate jubilees of profession
Tuesday, July 30, 2019

The Benedictine monks at Saint Meinrad Archabbey, St. Meinrad, IN, celebrated the jubilees of monastic profession for four of their confreres on July 28, 2019.

Three receive Distinguished Alumnus Award at Saint Meinrad
Wednesday, July 24, 2019

Three alumni are recipients of the Distinguished Alumnus Award; Bill McGuire of Indianapolis, IN, and Deacon Frank and Mary Olmsted of St. Charles, MO.

New VP for development named at Saint Meinrad
Tuesday, July 2, 2019

Duane Schaefer has been appointed vice president for development at Saint Meinrad Archabbey, St. Meinrad, IN, succeeding Michael Ziemianski, who died suddenly on June 25.

Mike Ziemianski, vice president of development, dies June 25
Wednesday, June 26, 2019

Michael A. Ziemianski, 63, of Floyds Knobs, IN, died early Tuesday morning, June 25, 2019, at Jewish Hospital, following a brief battle with cancer.

Six monks celebrate priesthood jubilees
Thursday, May 30, 2019

The Benedictine monks at Saint Meinrad Archabbey in St. Meinrad, IN, celebrated the priesthood ordination jubilees of six of their confreres on May 26, 2019.

49 earn master’s degrees from Saint Meinrad Seminary and School of Theology
Monday, May 13, 2019

Graduates of Saint Meinrad Seminary and School of Theology, St. Meinrad, IN, were awarded master’s degrees on May 11.

Three ordained deacons at Saint Meinrad
Monday, April 29, 2019

Three seminarians received the order of deacon from the Most Rev. Charles Thompson, archbishop of the Archdiocese of Indianapolis, IN, at the Saint Meinrad Archabbey Church on April 27.

Monte Cassino pilgrimages to be held in May
Wednesday, April 10, 2019

Saint Meinrad Archabbey’s pilgrimages to honor the Blessed Mother at the Monte Cassino Shrine have been scheduled for the Sundays in May.

Abbey Caskets to host open house, give workshop tours
Tuesday, April 9, 2019

Abbey Caskets will host a public open house on Sunday, May 5, from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Abbey Caskets is celebrating its 20th anniversary and the blessing of its on-site workshop.

Holy Week/Easter schedule set for Saint Meinrad
Monday, April 1, 2019

The Holy Week and Easter schedule for Saint Meinrad Archabbey, St. Meinrad, IN, has been set. The public is invited to join the Benedictine monks for these services in the Archabbey Church. All times are Central time.

Saint Meinrad Archabbey Report on Clergy Abuse
Friday, February 22, 2019

In recent months, the Roman Catholic dioceses of Indiana have released the names of priests and religious who have credible allegations of sexual abuse of a minor.

National Players to perform two plays March 8 and 9
Monday, February 18, 2019

Saint Meinrad Archabbey, St. Meinrad, IN, will once again host the National Players, America’s longest-running classical touring company, as it presents plays on March 8 and 9.

Students receive ministry of lector
Friday, February 15, 2019

Thirteen priesthood students received the ministry of lector on February 14, in the Seminary’s St. Thomas Aquinas Chapel. Bishop Peter Libasci, of the Diocese of Manchester, installed the lectors.

Students receive ministry of acolyte
Friday, February 15, 2019

Holy hour, men’s Lenten retreat planned by K of C
Monday, February 4, 2019

The Knights of Columbus Council at Saint Meinrad Seminary and School of Theology, St. Meinrad, IN, is hosting two events this Lent.

Four monks profess solemn vows
Friday, January 25, 2019

Four men professed solemn vows as Benedictine monks of Saint Meinrad Archabbey in a ceremony on January 25, 2019, in the Archabbey Church.

Novice joins Benedictine community
Monday, January 21, 2019

In a brief ceremony, Novice Dennis Reyes was clothed in the Benedictine habit at Saint Meinrad Archabbey on January 19, 2019.

Joseph Oliveri named new alumni director
Wednesday, January 2, 2019

Joseph Oliveri has been named the new director of alumni relations at Saint Meinrad Seminary and School of Theology.

Accreditation Request for Public Comment
Wednesday, December 5, 2018

Saint Meinrad is currently scheduled for an evaluation visit by the Association of Theological Schools (ATS) Commission on February 17 -21, 2019.

Fr. Benedict Meyer, OSB, dies December 14
Friday, December 14, 2018

Fr. Benedict Meyer, OSB, 91, a monk and priest of Saint Meinrad Archabbey, St. Meinrad, IN, died on December 14, 2018, at the monastery. He was a jubilarian both of profession and priesthood.

Christmas schedule in Archabbey Church
Wednesday, November 21, 2018

The public is welcome to join the Benedictine monks of Saint Meinrad Archabbey, St. Meinrad, IN, as they celebrate Christmas in the Archabbey Church. All times are Central Time.

Six join Saint Meinrad Board of Overseers
Monday, October 8, 2018

The Board of Overseers has added five new members and a returning member to the advisory board for Saint Meinrad Seminary and School of Theology, St. Meinrad, IN.

Christian Mocek named Saint Meinrad’s director of annual giving
Wednesday, September 19, 2018

Christian Mocek has been named the director of annual giving for Saint Meinrad Archabbey and Seminary and School of Theology, St. Meinrad, IN.

Monte Cassino pilgrimages to be held in October
Thursday, September 13, 2018

Saint Meinrad Archabbey’s pilgrimages to honor the Blessed Mother at the Monte Cassino Shrine have been scheduled for the Sundays in October.

Fr. Mel Patton, OSB, dies Sept. 6
Friday, September 7, 2018

Fr. Mel Patton, OSB, 93, monk and priest of Saint Meinrad Archabbey, died around 6:30 p.m. on September 6, 2018, in the monastery infirmary.

Fr. Denis Robinson gives opening conference of 2018-19 school year
Wednesday, September 5, 2018

“Therefore I have set my face like flint, knowing that I shall not be put to shame.” The reading tonight from Isaiah is a powerful one, coming as it does in the context of the suffering servant narrative in Isaiah, but also engaging an authentic Christological foreshadowing. I would ...

President-Rector addresses Church crisis in opening talk
Friday, August 31, 2018

Book signing planned for prayer book author
Friday, August 17, 2018

Saint Meinrad Archabbey Gift Shop and Scholar Shop will host a book signing on Saturday, August 25.

Monk professes solemn vows at Saint Meinrad
Thursday, August 16, 2018

Br. Lorenzo Penalosa professed solemn vows as a Benedictine monk of Saint Meinrad Archabbey in a ceremony on August 15, 2018, in the Archabbey Church at St. Meinrad, IN.

Fr. Peduru Fonseka, OSB, ordained priest
Monday, August 13, 2018

Fr. Peduru Fonseka, OSB, a monk of Saint Meinrad Archabbey, was ordained as a Roman Catholic priest on Saturday, August 11, 2018, by the Most Rev. Charles C. Thompson, archbishop of the Archdiocese of Indianapolis. The ordination was held in Saint Meinrad’s Archabbey Church, St. Meinrad, IN.

Monk professes first vows at Saint Meinrad
Tuesday, August 7, 2018

Novice Noel Zamora professed his temporary vows as a Benedictine monk in a ceremony on August 6, 2018, at Saint Meinrad Archabbey, St. Meinrad, IN.

Novice joins Benedictine community
Monday, August 6, 2018

In a brief ceremony, Novice Christian Lumsden was clothed in the Benedictine habit at Saint Meinrad Archabbey, St. Meinrad, IN, on August 5, 2018. He now begins a year of monastic formation, including study of the Rule of St. Benedict and monastic history.

On the Hill 5K set for September 15
Friday, August 3, 2018

Saint Meinrad Archabbey, St. Meinrad, IN, will host the On the Hill 5K walk/run on Saturday, September 15, 2018. Registration is now open for the event, with all proceeds benefiting Catholic Charities/Catholic Relief Services.

Five monks celebrate jubilees of monastic profession
Monday, July 30, 2018

The Benedictine monks at Saint Meinrad Archabbey, St. Meinrad, IN, celebrated the jubilee of monastic profession for five of their confreres on July 29, 2018.

Archbishop Peter Wells named Distinguished Alumnus
Wednesday, July 25, 2018

Archbishop Peter Wells, the Vatican’s ambassador to five countries in southern Africa, was honored on July 24 with the Distinguished Alumnus Award, at the annual Saint Meinrad Alumni Reunion. He graduated from Saint Meinrad College in 1987.

Fr. Columba Kelly, OSB, chant scholar, dies June 9
Monday, June 11, 2018

Fr. Columba Kelly, OSB, 87, a monk and priest of Saint Meinrad Archabbey, St. Meinrad, IN, died on June 9, 2018, at the monastery. He was a jubilarian both of profession and priesthood.

49 awarded master's degrees on May 12
Monday, May 14, 2018

Graduates of Saint Meinrad Seminary and School of Theology, St. Meinrad, IN, were awarded master’s degrees on May 12. Graduates accepted their diplomas from the Rt. Rev. Kurt Stasiak, OSB, archabbot of Saint Meinrad Archabbey and chairman of the school’s Board of Trustees.

Workshop will focus on reaching the Millennial Generation
Monday, April 30, 2018

The Saint Meinrad Alumni Association will present a workshop on reaching the Millennial Generation by nationally known speaker Fr. Dave Dwyer, CSP, a Paulist priest and executive director of Busted Halo Ministries.

Abbey Caskets opens new production facility
Friday, April 13, 2018

Abbey Caskets has opened a new production facility on the campus of Saint Meinrad Archabbey in St. Meinrad, IN.

Three ordained deacons at Saint Meinrad
Tuesday, April 10, 2018

Three seminarians received the order of deacon from the Most Rev. Charles Thompson, archbishop of the Archdiocese of Indianapolis, IN, at the Saint Meinrad Archabbey Church in St. Meinrad, IN, on April 7.

Monte Cassino pilgrimages to be held in May
Monday, April 2, 2018

Saint Meinrad Archabbey’s pilgrimages to honor the Blessed Mother at the Monte Cassino Shrine have been scheduled for the Sundays in May.

Archabbey named 2017 Indiana Tree Farmer of the Year
Thursday, March 8, 2018

Saint Meinrad Archabbey, St. Meinrad. IN, was recognized as the Indiana Tree Farmer of the Year for 2017 at the annual meeting of the Indiana Hardwood Lumbermen’s Association on February 7 in Indianapolis.

Holy Week and Easter schedule set
Wednesday, February 28, 2018

The Holy Week and Easter schedule for Saint Meinrad Archabbey, St. Meinrad, IN, has been set. The public is invited to join the Benedictine monks for these services in the Archabbey Church.

Parishes chosen for Young Adult Initiative
Friday, February 23, 2018

Sixteen parishes have been chosen to participate in the Young Adult Initiative of Saint Meinrad Seminary and School of Theology, St. Meinrad, IN.

Students receive ministry of acolyte
Friday, February 16, 2018

Thirteen priesthood students from Saint Meinrad Seminary and School of Theology, St. Meinrad, IN, received the ministry of acolyte on February 15, in the Seminary’s St. Thomas Aquinas Chapel. Archbishop Charles Thompson, of the Archdiocese of Indianapolis, installed the acolytes.

Students receive ministry of lector
Friday, February 16, 2018

Seventeen priesthood students from Saint Meinrad Seminary and School of Theology, St. Meinrad, IN, received the ministry of lector on February 15, in the Seminary’s St. Thomas Aquinas Chapel. Archbishop Charles Thompson, of the Archdiocese of Indianapolis, installed the lectors.

Archbishop Emeritus Daniel Buechlein dies January 25
Thursday, January 25, 2018

Archbishop Daniel M. Buechlein, OSB, 79, monk and priest of Saint Meinrad Archabbey and archbishop emeritus of the Archdiocese of Indianapolis, died at 12:20 a.m. on January 25, 2018, in the monastery infirmary.

Joseph Wagner professes first vows
Monday, January 22, 2018

Novice Joseph Wagner professed his temporary vows as a Benedictine monk in a ceremony on January 20, 2018, at Saint Meinrad Archabbey, St. Meinrad, IN.

Conference on human formation for ministry scheduled for 2018
Tuesday, October 17, 2017

The second biennial Conference on Human Formation has been scheduled for April 15-18, 2018, at Saint Meinrad Archabbey, St. Meinrad, IN.

Saint Meinrad co-workers, retirees honored for service
Monday, November 13, 2017

Saint Meinrad Archabbey, St. Meinrad, IN, honored 39 co-workers and 40 retirees during the annual Service Recognition Banquet on September 27, 2017.

CareNotes now available again
Monday, November 13, 2017

Saint Meinrad Archabbey, St. Meinrad, IN, has reintroduced the popular CareNotes line of booklets. When Saint Meinrad closed Abbey Press on June 30, publication of the booklets went on hiatus until September.

Graduate Theology Program revises master's degree
Monday, November 13, 2017

Beginning this fall, it will take fewer credits for lay men and women to earn a master's degree at Saint Meinrad Seminary and School of Theology. Students will be able to complete the Master of Arts (Theology) degree in 36, instead of 48, credit hours and have more flexibility in choosing courses.

Two ordained deacons at Saint Meinrad
Monday, May 1, 2017

Two seminarians received the order of deacon from the Most Rev. Charles Thompson, bishop of the Diocese of Evansville, IN, at the Saint Meinrad Archabbey Church in St. Meinrad, IN, on April 22.