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Mepkin Abbey

Silence Is Speaking... Will We Listen?

Cassidy Hall | Posted 12.23.2014 | Arts
Cassidy Hall

I'm continually engulfed in modern day life with beeps, vibrations, commercials, news feeds -- a variety of attacks on all my senses. Yet, silence's mystifying self still delicately reaches for my curious heart.

Abbey Offers Visitors Trappist Stlye Contemplation

AP | BRUCE SMITH | Posted 11.04.2013 | Religion

MONCKS CORNER, S.C. -- MONCKS CORNER, S.C. (AP) — The daily cycle of work, worship and contemplation at Mepkin Abbey still follows the simple patter...

Business Secrets From Monks

Religion News Service | Posted 09.02.2014 | Religion

By Amanda Greene (RNS) Driving through the Spanish moss-draped gates of the Mepkin Abbey Trappist monastery in Moncks Corner, S.C., businessman Aug...

5 Years After Egg Farm Debacle, Monks Grow Mushrooms

AP | By BRUCE SMITH | Posted 02.01.2012 | Green

MONCKS CORNER, S.C. -- Five years after an animal rights group complained about the treatment of chickens at an egg farm run by a Roman Catholic abbey...