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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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DISCOVERING LIGHT IN DARKNESS: A MEDITATIVE WRITING RETREAT

Meg Ashcroft Saturday, March 2, 2019, 9:00 a.m.-4:00 p.m., at Santa Maria de la Vid (Norbertine) Abbey, 5825 Coors Blvd. SW, Abq. Throughout our lives there is an ongoing interplay of darkness and light, struggle and clarity.  Even when we do not see the light, we can...

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Saturday Morning Spirituality Series 2

NO FEAR! - Except Fear of the LordPresented by Megan McKennaOur Lady of Guadalupe Commons at the Abbey - Saturday, February 9, 2019, 9:30 a.m.-Noon For more information: (505) 873-4399 or www.NorbertineCommunity.org No registration is necessary. Free-will offerings...

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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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