Earlier today, the memorial by Br. Stanley Rother Wagner, O.S.B. written for Dom Columba Kelly appeared. Br. Stanley captured in a few words the person of Columba –monk and pries and friend– wonderfully well. I am grateful for Brother Stanley’s work. Thanks be to God for Columba: with eschatological hope I am confident that he is now in the embrace of the Most Blessed Trinity.
From April 2017 until the death of Fr. Columba Kelly in the early evening of June 9,