Mount Angel Abbey & Seminary
Vocation: Become a Monk
Mass and Prayer Times
Prayer Requests: "OREMUS"
Interests of Monks
Monastery History and Tradition
Monastery Photo Gallery
Mission and Goals
Seminary Catalog & Rule of Life
Seminary News and Events
Seminary Benefit Dinner
Student Sign In
Resources for Students
Using the Library
Library History and Architecture
Christian in the World
Calendar of Retreats
Things to Do
Hilltop Walking Tour
Things to Do
Abbey Bookstore and Coffeehouse
Retreats and Accommodations
About the Abbey
Monastic Professions, Monastery Schola, Deacon Travels to Kenya in latest Mount Angel Letter
October 17, 2016
We've just published the Fall 2016 issue of the Mount Angel Letter. In the monastic community, Br. John Vianney Le, OSB made solemn vows and 4 novices made their simple vows.
Read More »
Preparing Himself to Serve: A Hilltop Profile of Br. Joseph Mary Tran, OCD
October 15, 2016
Br. Joseph Mary Tran belongs to the Discalced Carmelite Friars, and he is currently studying in Pre-Theology II at Mount Angel Seminary. Three main things move him to give the best of himself in the academic formation: work for the salvation of souls, being able to help others, and trying to do the will of God.
Monk who was military chaplain, Vietnam vet & Bronze Star recipient to be laid to rest Tuesday
October 8, 2016
Fr. Leo Rimmele, O.S.B., a monk and priest of Mount Angel Abbey, died Oct. 5, 2016, at the Edward C. Allworth VeteransÃ�Â¢Ã¯Â¿Â½Ã¯Â¿Â½ Care Center in Lebanon, Oregon. He was 86 years old.
Profession "Week" Coincides With Congress of Abbots
September 20, 2016
The traditional date for the profession of simple vows at Mount Angel Abbey is on September 8, the feast of the Nativity of Mary. However, this year that was not possible since Abbot Jeremy was in Rome for the Congress of Abbots.
New Monastic Discernment Retreat Dates Announced
July 31, 2016
The best way to discern whether or not you have a vocation to monastic life is to attend a monastic discernment retreat.
Abbatial Blessing, Vocations, Seminary graduation in latest Mount Angel Letter
July 13, 2016
The summer Mount Angel Letter is out and it's full of stories about life at the Abbey. The big news is an account of the election and blessing of Abbot Jeremy Driscoll, O.S.B., as 12th abbot of Mount Angel Abbey.
Abbot Jeremy Driscoll receives Abbatial Blessing
May 24, 2016
Abbot Jeremy Driscoll, O.S.B., of Mount Angel Abbey, received the Abbatial Blessing in a solemn liturgy celebrated in the Abbey church on Thursday, April 28. The Most Reverend Alexander K. Sample, Archbishop of Portland in Oregon, was Principal Celebrant at the Pontifical Mass. William Cardinal Levada was in attendance.