Abbot Barnabas Senecal, who was recently hospitalized with a stroke, is recovering well. He would like to convey his gratitude for all of your prayers and well-wishes. We ask all of you to continue to pray for him. To inquire about visiting Abbot Barnabas please contact the Abbey at 913.367.7853.
Abbot Barnabas Senecal served as the eighth abbot of St. Benedict's Abbey, being succeeded upon his retirement by Abbot James Albers in December of 2012. Since that time Abbot Barnabas has served as Parochial Vicar to St. Benedict Parish in Atchison, Kansas.