Category: Travels

A Lourdes: une prière sous la pluie

A Holy Priest Yesterday, December 7th was the 24th anniversary of the death of Père Louis Croset. Born at Annecy-le-Vieux in 1914, Monsieur le Chanoine...

Seven Years Ago

Dublin En Route to Rome Seven years ago today, on the feast of the Holy Name of Jesus, a dear friend of mine and I...

Where are the relics of Saint Antony?

In 1979, while visiting the Abbey of Chambarand in France, the chaplain, Dom Irénée, was kind enough to drive Father Jacob and me to the...

Evening of Saint Benedict’s Day

This is the view tonight from my window at the Monastère Sainte-Anne-de-Montmahoux in France. Although I planned to remain until Friday, I received news this...

Four days in France

Clean Mountain Air Yes, I am spending four days in a little mountain village in Franche Comté, not far from the border of Switzerland. The...