Monday, May 28th, is the feast of St Augustine of Canterbury, first Archbishop of Canterbury, and Patron Saint of the English Benedictine Congregation to which Belmont Abbey (and our monastery at Pachacamac on the outskirts of Lima) belong
The first video is a short life of St Augustine of Canterbury. The second is a tour of Canterbury Cathedral; anf the third is a full length BBC programme on the Murder of St Thomas a Becket, put here because it is so good.
PLEASE PRAY FOR MONASTICISM IN ENGLAND AND FOR CHRISTIANITY IN OUR ISLAND
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