Tag Archives: Conception Abbey

Fr. Aquinas professes solemn vows as a monk of Conception Abbey

On the Feast of the Presentation of the Lord, Saturday, February 2, Fr. Aquinas Keusenkothen, OSB, professed solemn vows as a monk of Conception Abbey

Father Denis Dougherty, O.S.B.

On Saturday, 28 April 2018, at 7:48 a.m., our beloved confrere, Father Denis Dougherty, O.S.B., succumbed to a fairly sudden convergence of numerous physical circumstances that had brought him to the hospital twice in recent weeks.

Stations of the Cross Restored at Conception Abbey

December 11, 2017 marked a special anniversary for the monks of Conception Abbey.

The Creed summarizes Christian beliefs

“The Creed is more than the seventh inning stretch of the Mass,” Dr. Scott Hahn told over three hundred people at Conception Abbey on December 1.

Etienne Huard, O.S.B. ordained a priest for Conception Abbey

On May 18, Brother Etienne Huard, O.S.B., was ordained to the priesthood by retired Archbishop Jerome Hanus, O.S.B.,

Tenth abbot of Conception Abbey blessed by Bishop Johnston

The Basilica of the Immaculate Conception at Conception Abbey was busy Jan. 15, as monks, Abbey staff and priests were busy with last minute preparations for the Abbatial Blessing of Abbot Benedict Neenan, OSB

Fr. Benedict Neenan, O.S.B. Elected 10th Abbot of Conception Abbey

On Tuesday, November 22, Fr. Benedict Neenan, O.S.B., was elected the 10th Abbot of the Benedictine monks of Conception Abbey in Conception, Missouri.

Abbot Gregory Polan, O.S.B.elected Abbot Primate

Abbot Gregory Polan, O.S.B. had served as Abbot of Conception Abbey in Conception, Missouri for nearly 20 years.

Holy Doors opened at Conception Abbey for Jubilee Year of Mercy

On 8 December 2015, the Solemnity of the Immaculate Conception of the Blessed Virgin Mary, our Holy Father Pope Francis opened the Holy Doors of St. Peter’s Basilica in Rome to inaugurate the Extraordinary Jubilee Year of Mercy 2016.

Vocations flower at Conception Abbey in Year of Consecrated Life

The Benedictine monastic community of Conception Abbey rejoiced in the advance of two young men to new stages of consecrated life.

October 29, 2020
The Diocese of Kansas City ~ St. Joseph