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April 5, 2016 | Communications Office

The Habit: An Outward Sign of Inward Spirit

An interview with Frater Jordan Neeck, O. Praem. | By Gina Sanders Larsen, Managing Editor, Abbey Magazine | During a recent academic break, I sat with Frater Jordan Neeck, O. Praem., 26, to discuss a seemingly simple idea ...

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April 4, 2016 | Communications Office

Rev. Joseph Sabbas Rékasi, O. Praem.

August 28, 1921 – March 26, 2016 | Fr. Rékasi, a member of Gödöllő Abbey, Budapest, Hungary, residing at St. Norbert Abbey, was born on August 28, 1921, in Jaszbereny, Hungary. His home parish was in Jaszbereny.

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March 30, 2016 | Communications Office

International Meeting Fosters Associate Ties

In July 2015, four Norbertine Associates from St. Norbert Abbey in De Pere, Wisconsin, joined nearly 50 other Norbertine Associates at the third Norbertine Associate international meeting held at Teplá Abbey ...

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March 23, 2016 | Communications Office

Rev. Robert Matthew Feller, O. Praem.

December 28, 1922 – February 8, 2016 | Fr. Feller was born on December 28, 1922, in Green Bay, Wisconsin. His home parish was Annunciation of the Blessed Virgin Mary Church.

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March 23, 2016 | Communications Office

Fr. James Neilson, O. Praem.

Ask Fr. James Neilson, O. Praem., when he knew he wanted to be a priest and he will tell you there was no moment “of great revelation or a moment of absolute clarity.” Nevertheless, the call was always there. He grew up in an extended family that included two uncles who were Jesuit priests.

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March 15, 2016 | Communications Office

Fr. Xavier Colavechio, O. Praem.

Whether teaching or preaching, writing or relaxing, counseling or meditating, I realize that I am never alone. Not only is the Lord with me, but also my brothers in religion have become part of who I am and who I am becoming. Their presence holds me up in difficult times ...

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January 14, 2016 | Communications Office

Fr. MacCarthy featured on CW 14 Sunday “Focus”

Rev. Dr. Jack MacCarthy, O. Praem. Rev. Dr. Jack MacCarthy, O. Praem., has dedicated much of his life to caring for the physical and spiritual needs of the people in Peru. Earlier this year he visited for three weeks, attending to the Centro de Salud in Santa Clotilde and…

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