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Norbertine Spirituality

Today, we began our new Norbertine Spirituality venture at the Priory. On the first Saturday of the month, there will be prayers and a talk, followed by some refreshments and an opportunity to socialise for half-an-hour in the Priory library. Today, … Continue reading

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A Norbertine in Devon

Brother Gregory has been to the Benedictine Abbey of Buckfast in Devon a few times this summer. The first time, he was leading a retreat for a parish that had kindly booked him for that purpose, and the second time was … Continue reading

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Retreat on Prayer

This week, the priory enjoyed a retreat given by Father Paul Rowse O.P., of the Australian Province of the Order of Preachers. His subject, at our request, was prayer. We thank Father Paul for his wonderful and insightful retreat, for … Continue reading

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Visit to Mondaye

After a whirlwind tour of Csorna last weekend, Brother Gregory enjoyed a slightly longer visit to the Abbey of St Martin at Mondaye in Normandy. The abbey was founded in 1210, and has seen its fair share of history. Repeatedly ravaged … Continue reading

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Visit to Csorna

This weekend, Brother Gregory made a whirlwind tour of Hungary for the Solemn Profession of Brother Janos in the Abbey of St Michael in Csorna.   Csorna is in the north-west of Hungary, not too far from the border with … Continue reading

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More of Brother Gregory’s holiday pictures

 

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Norbertine road trip: more pictures from India

We didn’t just stay in Mananthavady during our meeting. We also visited Mysore and Bangalore. India is an enormous country, and everywhere seems to be at least 3 hours’ drive away. I spent a lot of time on the bus. … Continue reading

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