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Saint Joseph Abbey's Own Ab-Bee Honey
Saint Joseph Abbey will begin to harvest and sell honey from its very own bee colonies. The honey will be available through our Gift Shop in August 2014. Our first harvest will yield 200 jars. We hope to expand that number in the future.

Click here to learn more about our new endeavor...
Monastic Professions 2014
On 11 July 2014, Brother Emmanuel Labrise, O.S.B. and Brother Ephrem Arcement, O.S.B. made their solemn profession to our monastic community at Saint Joseph Abbey. We welcome them with joy into our works of service to the Church and the local Catholic community.

Read more and watch a video of the profession...
Deo Gratias Northshore 2014
Saturday, 1 November 2014
6:00 vespers with the monks and the schola cantorum
6:30 - 10:00 jazz social and dinner featuring food by
Chef John Besh and music by Ed Barrett Jazz Ensemble
auction and raffle / valet parking

Click here for more details and to register...

Vianney Hall featured at NOLA.com

NOLA.com has published an article and a series of pictures covering the completion of the Vianney Hall renovations at the seminary.

Seminarians Serve in Brazil and Jamaica

During the summer break, 8 of our seminarians participated in mission trips to Brazil and Jamaica, serving the poor and affilcted.

Celebrating 125 years

Throughout this 125th year of our community, we have a number of events planned, so please view the schedule and join us in "ora et labora."

Pennies for Bread featured online

Country Roads magazine recently ran an article giving an overview of the Pennies for Bread program and the service it provides to the community.

Saint Benedict Appeal

The 2014 Saint Benedict Appeal will help the Abbey to cover the rising costs of healthcare for its aging monks and education for its young monks.

Saint Joseph Abbey Vocations Video

Am I called by God? What is it like to be a monk? Our vocations video explores the answers to these timeless questions. Now you can digitally "come and see."