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The peace of the Lord be with you! Welcome to Mount Angel Abbey. We hope that your virtual visit to this Benedictine monastery, with its world famous library, seminary schools of philosophy and theology, and guest and retreat house will be a source of peace and blessing to you. In the words of our blessed Father Saint Benedict, "All guests are to be received as Christ." Whatever your interests may be, we hope you will continue your journey in faith with us.

Abbot Jeremy and the monks of Mount Angel Abbey
Abbot Jeremy with Prior Evagrio and Monk at Cuernavaca

Mexico Daughterhouse Founded in 1965 Gains Independence

The bells in the Tower of Visitation here at Mount Angel Abbey could be heard pealing on January 1, the Solemnity of Mary the Mother of God, as the monastic community sang the Te Deum, celebrating the independence of our third daughterhouse, the Monasterio Benedictino de Nuestra Señora de los Ángeles in Cuernavaca, Morelos, Mexico.

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