October Newsletter Remembers Bob Ayres

To read the entire newsletter, click here:  OCTOBER 2018 NEWSLETTER At sunset on October 27, we celebrated Bob Ayres’ life and faith along with his immense contributions to St. Mary’s Sewanee through the decades. Watching the fiery orb sinking into the horizon was Bob’s favorite time on New Hope Bluff. And it has become mine, as well. Witnessing the daily rhythm… Read More »

Fr. Thomas Keating :: March 7, 1923 – October 25, 2018

It is with deep sadness that we share the news of the death of Fr. Thomas Keating on October 25, 2018 at St. Joseph’s Abbey in Spencer, Massachusetts. The following message is from Contemplative Outreach: Thomas was born in New York City in 1923 and remembers having an attraction to religious life from a young… Read More »

New Annual Report on 2017-18 Year at St. Mary’s Sewanee

Six Reasons to go on Retreat at St. Mary’s Sewanee

Why go on retreat? We could tell you, but listen to what our guests say in their evaluations about their experience at St. Mary’s Sewanee: I’m leaving here inspired. Thank you. You have a beautiful setting and there was such a wonderful flow to the weekend. The retreat leaders were sensitive, intentional, and deeply loving…. Read More »