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Featured News

Fr. Edmund Flynn, 13 August, 1928 – 10 November, 2014

In Fr. Edmund's Treasurer's Office at the Abbey, he used to display a few old framed photos. One was obviously his parents, John Joseph Flynn and Pauline C. Rempe Flynn. There was also a photo of a nun in the old habit standing on the steps of a brick building. "That's my aunt, Sr. Edmund. I'm named … Continue Reading...

Welcome to Holy Cross Abbey

The Abbey of Our Lady of the Holy Cross was born out of fire. When the monastery of Our Lady of the Valley in Valley Falls, Rhode Island, tragically and spectacularly burned to the ground on the night of March 21, 1950, the monks of the abbey were left without a home.

While the abbot of Our Lady of the Valley, Dom Edmund Futterer, labored to re-establish his displaced community at a new site at Spencer, Massachusetts, plans developed for a new foundation. Land was found in the ... Read More

News from the Abbey

Update on Br. Edward

Br. Edward, 93 years old, has been receiving nursing care at Heritage Hall in Front Royal, Virginia. He requested to be … [Read More...]

Anniversary Reflections

Yesterday, 18 November, we celebrated the Memorial of the Dedication of the Basilica of Saints Peter and Paul. It was also … [Read More...]

Update from Fr. Robert

On the main page ("About") of the website there is a new update from Abbot Robert describing his condition under the column … [Read More...]

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