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The Monastic Institute's Benedictine Studies Program

Event Description

Each course will invite a variety of people—monastics, graduate students, laity—to engage in further conversations and education about monastic spirituality and life. The week will include many opportunities for prayer, socializing, and reflection, with the option of each participant receiving one credit in Monastics Studies and Spirituality at the School of Theology and Seminary.

Summer 2019

The Age of the Cloister: Western Monasticism c. 1050-1350
Columba Stewart,  OSB | Class TBD | 1 credit
  • June 17-21, 2019
Before Benedict: The Surprising Origins and Early Development of Christain Asceticism and Monasticism in Their Formative Cultural Contexts
Colmán O’Clabaigh, OSB | Class TBD | 1 Credit 
  • June 24-28, 2019

Summer 2020

Humility in Monastic Life: A Witness for All Ages.
Michael Casey, OSCO; Manuela Scheibe, OSB; Luke Dysinger, OSB


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Phone: 320-363-2896