Chapter Meetings

General Notes

The Steinauer Chapter meets the last Monday of the month from 7:00 to 9:00 p.m. in the Banquet Room of Convent House Bed and Breakfast across from St. Anthony’s Church, Steinauer.

Refreshments will be provided at each meeting by the two Oblates who are responsible for the reflection and prayer.

The Steinauer Chapter does not have a cell.

The dean of the chapter is Marcia Borcher.

You are always welcome to bring a guest, such as a spouse, relative or friend to the sessions.

Steinauer Information Session

A session for people who want to explore the oblate life will be held in the Banquet Room at Covenant House (near St. Anthony’s Church), 311 N. Hickory St., Steinauer, Nebraska, on Monday, August 27, 2018, 7:00 p.m. CDT. Find out more by emailing Oblate Dean Marcia Borcher: db92140 at windstream dot net.

Chapter Readings

The readings for 2018–2020 come from The Road to Eternal Life: Reflections on the Prologue of Benedict’s Rule, Michael Casey OCSO, 2012.

Schedule of REadings for 2018–2019

  • September: Preface, Introduction, and Chapters 1–2
  • October: Chapters 3–5
  • November: Oblation Ceremony, no readings or discussion
  • December: Chapters 6–9
  • January: Chapters 10–12
  • February: Chapters 13–15
  • March: Chapters 16–18
  • April: Chapters 19–21
  • May: Chapters 22–24.

Schedule of REadings for 2019–2020

  • September: Chapters 25–27
  • October: Chapters 28–30
  • November: Oblation Ceremony, no readings or discussion
  • December: Chapters 31–34
  • January: Chapters 35–37
  • February: Chapters 38–40
  • March: Chapters 41–43
  • April: Chapters 44–46
  • May: Chapters 47–50.

Ut in Omnibus Glorificetur Deus
“All for the honor and glory of God!”

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