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Prayer Intentions for All Souls' Day
On All Souls' Day and throughout November, we at the Abbey continue an ancient monastic custom to intercede for loved ones who have passed away. Use our online form to submit the names of those you would like us to pray for throughout the month.

Read the Abbot's letter and submit your intentions...
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...
Dr. Luke Timothy Johnson Lectures - Recordings
On 26 & 27 September, former community member, New Testament scholar, historian of early Christianity, and Senior Fellow at the Center for the Study of Law and Religion at Emory University, Dr. Luke Timothy Johnson, presented two lectures for our 125th celebration.

Read more and listen to the lectures...

Art Restoration featured at NOLA.com

NOLA.com has published an article and a series of pictures covering the restoration of the art in the Abbey Church.

Summer Video Institute Documentary

The St. Tammany Parish Schools Summer Video Institute put together a brief documentary on Saint Joseph Abbey and our apostolates.

Celebrating 125 years

On 4 October 2014, Saint Joseph Abbey marked its 125th year with a special mass. Video, pictures, and audio from the event are available.

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 Joseph Abbey's Own Ab-Bee Honey

Saint Joseph Abbey will begin to harvest and sell honey from its very own bee colonies. Our first harvest will yield 200 jars.

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."