Abbey Art Works presents the daylong ‘Arts at the Abbey’

Co-sponsored by Abbey Art Works, “Arts at the Abbey” takes place Friday, Aug. 25 and includes a full day of activities curated by Abbey Art Works artist-in-residence Lyn Taylor. Attendees can tour de Wit’s murals, attend a unique hands-on experience on the secret drawing techniques of Leonardo Da Vinci, and visit ABBEE Honey, the beekeeping operation at the Abbey. Click here to read more...

F.I.S.H. families provide seminarians home away from home

To help seminarians adjust to life as a stranger in a strange land, a ministry of St. Peter Catholic Church in Covington called the Families Inviting Seminarians Home program, or F.I.S.H., is providing Saint Joseph seminarians an opportunity to get away from the seminary periodically and enjoy a little bit of "home away from home.”  Click here to read more...

FR. PAUL MIRANNE, O.S.B. PASSES AWAY AT AGE OF 94

Father Paul Miranne, O.S.B., died peacefully at Saint Joseph Abbey on 30 March.  He was 94 years old, the senior in his community and the longest-lived monk in the history of his monastery.  He was in the 75th year of his monastic profession and the 70th year of his priesthood. Click here to read more...

Abbey Youth Fest Returns for 2017

Following last year’s severe weather-related cancellation, Abbey Youth Fest, the largest youth event within the Archdiocese of New Orleans, returns to the beautiful grounds of Saint Joseph Abbey next month. Abbey Youth Fest (AYF) takes place Saturday, March 25th with the theme “Be It Done Unto Me” in honor of that day’s feast, the Feast of the Annunciation. Click here for details...

Annual Deo Gratias gala to benefit Saint Joseph Seminary College

Saint Joseph Seminary College, which welcomed a record 150 seminarians this year, will host its annual fundraising gala, Deo Gratias, Latin for “Thanks be to God,” at 7 p.m. on Saturday, Oct. 29. The event takes place on the beautiful grounds of Saint Joseph Abbey, located at 75376 River Road, in Covington, La. Click here to read more...

Novel Horsemanship Program continues due to generosity of local couple

A generous gift to the Horsemanship Program at Saint Joseph Seminary College, which provides opportunities for seminarians to learn responsibility, build confidence and improve team building, will help ensure the program continues for years to come. Click here to read more...

Abbey Church Re-opens June 19th

This Father’s Day, Saint Joseph Abbey and Seminary College will cross a major milestone in its path to recovery following flooding this past March. For the first time in over three months, the Saint Joseph Abbey Church will resume regular and daily services for the public and monastic community. Click here for more information...

Times-Picayune names Saint Joseph Abbey and Seminary College Top Workplace

For the first time in its history, Saint Joseph Abbey and Seminary College has been named a Top Workplace by The Times-Picayune. The Abbey and Seminary College was recognized as a top workplace in the small company category for 2016, which include businesses with fewer than 125 employees.  Click here to read more...