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May 18, 2016 | prior

June 2016 Norbertine Celebrations at St. Norbert Abbey

On Saturday, June 4, 2016, Rev. Frater Bradley R. Vanden Branden, O. Praem., will be ordained to the priesthood. The Mass of Ordination will be celebrated by Most Rev. David L. Ricken, DD, JCL, Bishop of Green Bay, at 10 a.m. in the church of St. Norbert Abbey.

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May 18, 2016 | prior

Between the Pages: Abbot Neville Leads Book Discussion

As the debut novel of Fr. James Martin, SJ, The Abbey offers wisdom and insight into a journey toward wholeness. Who better to lead a book discussion about this work than the abbot of our own St. Norbert Abbey! On May 19, 2016, Abbot Gary Neville, O. Praem., will present…

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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

Fr. McBride Honored by Relevant Radio Green Bay

In March 2016 author and catechist Fr. Alfred McBride, O. Praem., was honored at Relevant Radio Green Bay’s “Christ Brings Hope Award Dinner.” The annual award is presented to an American Catholic who has worked with extraordinary dedication to spread the good news and hope…

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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 17, 2016 | Communications Office

Remembering Abbot Bernard Pennings, O. Praem.

The March 17, 2016, “Glimpses of the Past” in The Green Bay Press-Gazette highlighted the death of the first American Norbertine abbot, Abbot Bernard Pennings, O. Praem., who passed into God’s Eternal Kingdom on March 17, 1955.

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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…

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