Month: April 2015

Walking Down Memory Lane

Do you have a favorite memory from your First Communion or Confirmation Day? Such milestones of faith can bring back wonderful memories. My Confirmation Day felt as exciting as any graduation day. I was becoming an adult in the church family. My grandparents had been my Baptismal sponsors, so they were present—as were my aunts, uncles, and cousins. My mother hosted a wonderful dinner in my honor. It was a glorious day on so many levels.

Meet a Monk


The Printery House would like to introduce you to Brother David, Director of Computer Operations. He has worked at the Printery House since 2004 and also maintains the Printery House website. In addition to all his duties for the Printery House, Bro. David is Director of Seminary Liturgy, directs the Seminary Choir, teaches Music Fundamentals and Music Appreciation, and occasionally plays the organ for Masses in the Basilica. He has been at the abbey since 2003 and made his solemn vows in 2008.