Community News contains periodic updates on the lives of the Monks of Marmion.
Fr. Marcos left for Italy on March 10. He will be there until June 22. He will be in Rome and Assisi, taking part in a program designed for monastic formators.
Fr. Basil had successful hip replacement surgery at Rush-Copley Hospital in Aurora on March 25 and returned to the abbey on March 27 to begin rehabilitation.
Br. Jude has been at McAuley Manor since April 14.
Lucille Brahill, mother of Abbot John, died at St. Patrick Residence in Naperville, on April 13. She was 97. The funeral and burial were at Marmion Abbey Church on Saturday, April 18.