Because coronavirus transmission has become more widespread in our area, and to protect our local community and patrons, the monastery enacted the following COVID-19 Response.
The Abbey Store, Garden Center and Monastic Heritage Center Museum have changed their closing time from 5:00 p.m. to 4:30 p.m. As it always has, the Abbey Store and Garden Center will continue to open at 10:00 a.m.
Today the Monastery of the Holy Spirit celebrated its Diamond Jubilee—the 75th anniversary of its founding.
Seventy-five years ago monks from Gethsemane Abbey set out for Conyers to establish the Monastery of Our Lady of the Holy Spirit.
In this year of 2019, we at The Monastery of the Holy Spirit are celebrating our 75th anniversary of monastic life in Georgia. Through these past 75 years, our world has seen so much change along with many significant events both wonderful and tragic. Our monastery has lived through these times, prayed through these times, with much trust and faith in God.
Father Edward Thomas Morley, OCSO, 86, monk of the Cistercian (Trappist) Monastery of the Holy Spirit in Conyers, Georgia died peacefully in the monastery infirmary on Thursday June 1st after a long illness.