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Abbey of Gethsemani

These shots are right off the gift shop. Such a peaceful area.

this is the front of the offices & gift shop, where they do sell fruitcake, fudge, books all sorts of great must see goodies.

Welcome to this weeks' "InSPIREd Sunday" hope you will join us. I was so happy to visit this abbey. "Abbey of Gethsemani, 3642 Monks Road, Trappist KY" 502.549.3117 . I am not Catholic, I do enjoy learning as much interesting, educational info, that I can though. For me, I thought "abbey" always meant "nuns" ... I didn't realize it could also mean monks. I did google it ...I am always learning. Thanks!! Please join us at "InSPIREd Sunday". Glad you stopped in today. Hope you are well. Take care. Be Well & Be Blessed. Beth ( ; 


Sandi said…
I love this!

Do they still have services there?

Ruth Hiebert said…
Beautiful architecture in that building.Yes,it does look peaceful.
Jim said…
Great shots. Thanks for showing us around.
Tom said…
...locally, we have the 'Abbey of the Genesee' where Trappist Monks mahe "Monk's Bread.' Nice post Beth.
Marcia said…
That's a very modern place compared to the one I recently visited.
Maggid said…
WOW!!! Okay, okay - First - I want to go to this place . . right now. It looks fabulous . . .

Second - Speaking of FABULOUS . . I've been connecting with you on twitter and facebook - and did not know you've redone YOUR SITE . . WOWOWOWOWOW!!!!!

Your entire site is Gorgeous.
Way to Go!!!
Speaking of "GO"
Wonder Woman - Well, first of all - that would be YOU
AND - The movie was really worth it.

love & love,
By its appearance, this is a place of peace. Thanks for sharing.
VioletSky said…
This is huge! and yet, the narrow sanctuary surprised me.
Missy George said…
Beautiful in its austerity...
Rose said…
Seems like such a peaceful place...I enjoy place like that.
Michelle said…
I have been here several times and have always enjoyed it. Did you attend a service? They are special, really.
bettyl-NZ said…
An interesting place! When I googled it 'gethsemani trappist fudge' came up!!
Bill Nicholls said…
Looks a very peaceful place to be
William Kendall said…
Quite peaceful.

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