The American Monastic Newsletter

Volume 34, Nr. 2, June 2004                 Richardton, ND 58652

Inside this issue:

President's Message

News Omnibus

Artists' Call

Convention Business

St. Peter's 100 Years

Members, Sponsors & Donors 2004


AMN Online



ABA Index



Issue Contents


American Benedictine Academy
Convention 2004

Monastic Culture:
Revitalizing the Life of Mind and Spirit


August 12-15, 2004 - St. Benedict's Monastery, St. Joseph, MN



Thursday, August 12

Pre-Convention Computer Workshop
"Computer Policies and Customs in Monasteries,"
by Benedictine Information Technology Section
(No charge to registered participants.)

Section Meetings
Researchers, Artists, Information Technology, Archivists

Tales from the Monastery
Kathleen Norris, OblSB and Benet Tvedten, OSB

Friday, August 13

Maintaining the Benedictine Tradition of Scholarship and the Love of Learning
Shawn Carruth, OSB and Terrence Kardong, OSB

The Charism of Benedictine Peace: Past and Present
Rene McGraw, OSB, and Anne McCarthy, OSB

Saturday, August 14

Five Challenges to Monastic Architecture in the 21st Century
Michael Komechak, OSB

Scripture, the Basis of Benedictine Spirituality
Irene Nowell, OSB

ABA Membership Meeting: Elections, Reports, Business

Convention Banquet

Sunday, August 15

Meeting, Practice, and Memory:
What Monastic Interreligious
Dialogue Contributes to Monastic Culture

Patrick Henry and William Skudlarek, OSB

Presidential Address
Richard Oliver, OSB

Eucharist with commissioning of new ABA Board

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