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Concert by de Profundis

Concert by de Profundis

The de Profundis a cappella men's ensemble of Albuquerque will perform a concert in the Santa Maria de la Vid church at the Norbertine Abbey. From their website (http://www.depro.org/): "The name "de Profundis" is Latin for "out of the deep" from Psalm 130. It plays...

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Meditative Writing Retreat

Meditative Writing Retreat

The Ways That Lead To Freedom A Meditative Writing Retreat with Meg Ashcroft $55.00 cost includes lunch Saturday, May 4, 2019, 9 a.m.-4 p.m. ____ All are welcome to participate —no writing experience is necessary!  From what do we need to free ourselves—or be freed...

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Where have all the Abbeys Gone?

Where have all the Abbeys Gone?

Lecture & Discussion Where have all the Abbeys Gone? Norbertine Spain, 1148 - 2019 Wednesday, April 3, 2019 7:00 P.M. Santa Maria de la Vid Abbey This is a free event and all are welcome. Beverages and hors d’oeuvres provided. The Order of Prémontré once flourished on...

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Stephen Gaertner, O. Praem. Named Prior

Stephen Gaertner, O. Praem. became the second prior in the history of Santa Maria de la Vid Abbey on June 1, 2018. In addition to serving as the prior of the abbey, Stephen teaches English and religion courses at Central New Mexico Community College. The Constitutions...

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The Abbey Welcomes a New Novice

Edgar Romero-Ramos was initiated as a novice into the Norbertine Community of Santa Maria de la Vid Abbey at the First Vespers of the Feast of St. Augustine, August 27, 2018. Edgar was born in Albuquerque, New Mexico and is a graduate of Valley High School. He studied...

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A Summer of Gratitude

The summer of 2018 had two highpoints for me. I took a “mini-sabbatical” of about five weeks, and I participated in the General Chapter of the Norbertine Order in Europe.  I was very grateful for the block of time I was given for my “mini-sabbatical” for a whole hosts...

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