Saint Joseph Abbey
Covington, Louisiana, USA



Motherhouse : St. Meinrad Archabbey, Indiana, USA
Founded : 19 January 1890
First foundation : Gessen, La.
Priory : 25 January 1891
Second foundation : 25 September 1902, Saint Benedict, La.
Abbey : 30 June 1903


Congregation : Swiss-American
Abbot : Fr. Justin Brown
Monks : 31


Seminary; retreat house; gift shop; bakery; woodwork shop; soap, candle and honey production; art instruction

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House of Many Mansions, part 1

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