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Offering Lent

The Holy Season of Lent A reflection by a monk of St. Joseph’s Abbey,…


Jesus baptized by John in the Jordan as Holy Spirit dove hovers over

Blessed Repentance

Blessed Repentance, a homily from St. Joseph’s Abbey, Spencer, MA- The…


Mary visits Elizabeth

Mary at the Margins

“The Lord has placed in Mary the fullness of all good. So that if there…


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A Mother's Message

A Mother’s Message- a reflection on Our Lady of Guadalupe by Fr. Luke,…


Where is Jesus Found?

Where is Jesus Found? A Homily by Fr. Simeon of St. Joseph’s Abbey,…


A Rich Young Man Learns

A Homily on the 28th Sunday of Ordinary Time, Preached by Br. Stephen, a deacon…


Assumption of Mary with clouds and angels

Harmony of Graces

Dom Vincent, Abbot of Saint Joseph Abbey, Spencer Harmony of Graces: A Homily…


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Jesus Stills Our Storm

Stilling the Storm- A homily by Fr. Luke of St Joseph’s Abbey A violent…


Mary, fullness of Good: relief of Mary and the Infant Jesus

Mary, Fullness of Good

Mary Full of Good- St Joseph’s Abbey The Lord has placed in Mary the…


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Jesus the True Vine

Jesus, the True Vine- St Joseph’s Abbey One of the spectacular ornaments…