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Where is the monastery in Weston Vermont?

Who are we Benedictine monks?

  • We are a community of Benedictine monks, founded in 1953 by our brother, the late Abbot Leo Rudloff, of Dormition Abbey in Jerusalem. Inspired by a monastic tradition reaching back to the earliest centuries of the church, and shaped by the Rule of Saint Benedict, our life together centers on prayer, manual work, and hospitality.

What is the monastery of the Immaculate Heart of Mary?

  • Hidden in the heart of rural Vermont, in the heart of the Church, the nuns of the Monastery of the Immaculate Heart of Mary dedicate their lives to seeking God in His infinite Beauty.

Where did Skyline Drive's monks come from?

  • Flags representing the national origins of the monks fly at the entrance to Skyline Drive. The monk journeys through the desert of silence, and thus no visitors are allowed in the monastery. Bruno is born in Cologne, Germany. As a young boy, he excels in his studies and is sent to the cathedral school at Rheims, France.

image-Where is the monastery in Weston Vermont?
image-Where is the monastery in Weston Vermont?
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