Welcome Video

Welcome to our website. 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,

Ordination Video

Priestly Ordination and Mass of Thanksgiving – Fr. A. Gerard Jordan, O.Praem. – Daylesford Abbey – July 9 & 10, 2016

Solemn Vows Video

Solemn Profession of Fr. David Driesch, O.Praem. – Daylesford Abbey – August 28, 2016

Simple Vows Video

Simple Profession of Frater Jeff Himes, O.Praem. - Daylesford Abbey - August 27, 2016

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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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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Abbey Events

  • Mar 01
    Mar 02

    Healing Mass with Lunch

    March 2 @ 11:00 am - 1:00 pm
    Mar 15

    Love Letter To The Earth (Book Discussion)

    March 15 @ 10:00 am - 11:30 am

Vocation Blog

Some good that came from the flu

It’s Monday evening and I’m just about recovered from a bad bout of the flu.  I went to the doctor’s last Thursday. He gave me...
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Bethesda Project

This past Sunday, I celebrated Mass at Saint Norbert parish in Paoli. The first reading was from Isaiah 58: a passage that led to the birth of...
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Seven years as a priest

Just a few days ago, I began my seventh year as a Norbertine priest. I really like my life here living at Daylesford Abbey. I love the rootedness...
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Christmas tidings

Merry Christmas, everyone. May the joy of Emmanuel (God with us) lift your hearts and bring you glad tidings. The Abbey came to life in a special...
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Abbey Videos

Daylesford Abbey Vocation Video

Daylesford Associates Video