Abbey News

December 2018

Third Sunday of Advent

By | December 14th, 2018|Categories: Uncategorized, News, Home|

The ancient plainchant Rorate Coeli is traditional during Advent: Rorate coeli desuper et nubes pluant justum, Aperiatur terra et germinet salvatorem Translated it reads: Drop down dew, ye heavens, from above, and let the clouds

Classical Learning Test Considered in Scholarship Decisions

By | December 14th, 2018|Categories: News, Home|

Belmont Abbey College accepts the Classical Learning Test (CLT) for consideration on applications for new students. The new college aptitude test, aimed at measuring traditional educational understanding, will be considered in addition to the SAT

Alum Thomas Yoder Propels Career Forward

By | December 13th, 2018|Categories: Home|

As a student at Belmont Abbey, Alum Thomas Yoder ‘18 majored in Mathematics and was the starting catcher for the baseball team.  Thomas was known for actively participating in the community of Belmont Abbey and

Second Sunday of Advent

By | December 7th, 2018|Categories: Home|

The traditional hymn, “On Jordan’s Bank” features the familiar figure if John the Baptist, the voice crying out in the wilderness:   On Jordan’ bank the Baptist cry Announces that the Lord is nigh; Awake

Reflections from Milan

By | December 4th, 2018|Categories: News, Home|

From study abroad student Lindsey Osmera as she concludes her semester: Ciao from Milan, Italy! The Abbey has truly blessed its students with the opportunity to study abroad! I have been enjoying the last couple

November 2018

The First Sunday in Advent

By | November 30th, 2018|Categories: Uncategorized, News, Home|

  In St. Matthew’s Gospel, Jesus admonishes: “Watch, therefore, for you do not know on what day your Lord is coming. Therefore you also must be ready; for the Son of Man is coming at

Giving Tuesday Supports Abbey Athletics

By | November 26th, 2018|Categories: News, Home|

The Belmont Abbey Department of Athletics is happy to participate in #GivingTuesday, a global day of impact that will be held on November 27. Created in 2012, #GivingTuesday is a day of giving, fueled by

Ed Antosek ’68

By | November 12th, 2018|Categories: Home, Crossroads|

The Abbey Family Says Goodbye to Alumni & Friend Ed Antosek '68 On Friday, November 9, the Abbey said goodbye to a beloved alumnus, scholar, patriot, brother, and friend. A man who dedicated his