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31 July, 2016 - Postulant Ian takes the habit as Br. Abel

   

 

   

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Join us in welcoming Postulant Ian Arbuckle officially into the novitiate as Br. Abel.

         
 

Fr. Elias asked Postulant Ian, "What do you seek?"

He replied, "The mercy of God and of the Order."

Fr. Elias then gave a chapter talk focussed on vocation and the challenges of monastic life.

 

   

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He then received the newly re-named Br. Abel into the community, and presented him with the novices' habit.