The Abbey of Gethsemani is a school of the Lord's service,
a training ground for brotherly love.
Following Christ under a rule and an abbot, we Trappist monks
lead lives of prayer, work, and sacred reading, steeped in the
heart and mystery of the Church.
The Abbey is a monastery in the Order of the Cistercians of the
Strict Observance (OCSO), part of the body of the Roman Catholic