News & Events

"...What matters most about the monastery is precisely that it is radically different from the world... In a world of noise, confusion and conflict it is necessary that there be places of silence, inner discipline and peace." – Thomas Merton
Monastery News
On Saturday, April 30th, a series of events coalesced that made everything seem just right in the world. I, for one, could not think of or wish for a single thing to be changed. On that day, our Brother Augustine became Father Augustine
May 1
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The beginning of 2011 sees the cloaking of 2 novices at Holy Spirit Monastery. Fr. Brendan received the novice habit January 2 and Br. Antony on January 9.
Jan 2
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Brother Victor Charles Besche, 91, died in the monastery infirmary on Wednesday, July 7.
Jul 9
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On Saturday, May 29, 2010, Abbot Francis Michael Stiteler was re-elected by his brothers in community to serve as abbot for the next 6 years.
May 29
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On Tuesday May 11, we celebrated the official groundbreaking for the new Public Gathering Space and Visitors Center.
May 11
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Brother Thomas Nabity, 79, died in the monastery infirmary on Monday, May 10, 2010, after a short illness.
May 10
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Brother Eutropius Bollinger, 66, monk of the Cistercian (Trappist) Monastery of the Holy Spirit in Conyers, Georgia died peacefully on Wednesday June 19, 2013 after a brief illness.
Jun 19
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Brother Alphonse Insalaco, 89, of the Monastery of the Holy Spirit in Conyers, Georgia died peacefully on Tuesday September 24, 2013 after a few months of illness.
Sep 24
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Brother Kenneth (Ken) Sullivan, 85, monk of the Monastery of the Holy Spirit died peacefully at the monastery’s infirmary on Monday December 2, 2013.
Dec 2
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Father Luke Kot, 102, last of Conyers founders.
Jan 9

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