Benedictines: February 2012 Archives

Mother Dolores Wendy Carlson.jpgBenedictine nuns typically don't go to the Oscars. For that matter, high profile actresses don't consecrate themselves as Benedictine nuns. Dolores Hart did both. 

Dressed in the traditional Benedictine habit of the Abbey of Regina Laudis of Bethlehem, Connecticut, Mother Dolores Hart was being considered for a short film Oscar for "God Is The Bigger Elvis." 

The film debuts on April 5 on HBO.
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Sant'Anselmo Pachomio Choe snowed in 2012.jpg
Sant'Anselmo snow Pachomio Choe.jpg
Italy is under snow, Venice faces frozen canals, and Rome is dealing with snow cover. An infrequent happening. Here are some photos of the Benedictine house of studies in Rome, Sant'Anselmo. Images by Brother Pachomio Choe, OSB, a monk from Korea doing studies in Rome.

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Paul A. Zalonski is from New Haven, CT. He is a member of the Fraternity of Communion and Liberation, a Catholic ecclesial movement and an Oblate of Saint Benedict. Contact Paul at paulzalonski[at]



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