Abbey Life


If you have a generous heart and a love for God and neighbor, God may be calling you to explore a vocation to consecrated life. The Norbertines of Daylesford Abbey are available to help you with this process of discernment.
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Welcome to our newly designed web page. I hope it serves to enhance your awareness of God’s goodness to all of us and also deepen your own relationship with him. ...Abbot Richard Antonucci, O. Praem

Spirituality Center

The Spirituality Center at Daylesford Abbey provides guests a peaceful refuge where they can deepen their sense of personal and communal spirituality.
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Vocation Blog

Ordinary Time

As we begin a new year, we continue to make improvements on our website.  Our Vocation Blog started several months ago and now we have added the...
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The Silent Mystery revealed

Walking through the Abbey Church in the silence of the early morning during these days of the Christmas find myself drawn more deeply into the...
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Time for quiet

I remember a few years ago, the evening news reported Pope Benedict called for more quiet. I think most of us had the same immediate impression...
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advent – “lying” in patient expectation

Over the course of the last two weeks, I’ve been to several schools that were having Reconciliation Services for Advent and individual...
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Those Whom We Remember

The Holy Father instituted 2015 as the Year of Consecrated Life. It will focus on prayer, service, and community life. This effort that is being...
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