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St. Anselm's Participates in Brookland House & Garden Tour

St. Anselm’s participated for the first time as a site on the Brookland House and Garden Tour. It is sponsored annually by the Greater Brookland Garden Club. The Tour included seven private homes and two religious houses where visitors were welcomed and shown the house and gardens...
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Fr. Edmund's Funeral and Burial

Fr. Edmund (William) Henkels died on January 27, 2016, age 92 after five years in a nearby nursing home.  He joined the community in 1952 and with his engineering degree and naval lab work experience soon became a key member of the Abbey School’s math and science department.  He initiated the installation of a HP mainframe computer and computer programing to the curriculum before many other schools had one...Continue reading →



Right to Life Guests

The community was happy to offer hospitality to Fr. Ralph Wright, Br. Hugh Goossens, OSBs, and five students from St. Louis Priory School, who came to participate in the Right to Life March. They arrived a day early in order to be able to attend the Mass at the Basilica of the Shrine of the Immaculate Conception with several thousand people the night before the March....Continue reading →