Building caskets is monks' lifeblood

Building caskets is monks' lifeblood

There are 3 comments on the Chicago Tribune story from Oct 8, 2007, titled Building caskets is monks' lifeblood. In it, Chicago Tribune reports that:

At New Melleray Abbey, a Trappist monastery just west of the Mississippi River, life is all about death and the fervent belief in resurrection.

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Alameda, CA

#1 Oct 9, 2007
We recently mourned the death of a daughter and purchased a casket from the monks in Iowa. It was most beautifully crafted and was commented on its craftmanship and simplicity by many friends. It was obvious this is a work of love and ministry. The monks should receive as much publicity as possible to help them continue this important ministry.

Sedona, AZ

#2 Oct 9, 2007
FYI...I tried this in Phoenix and I can't go up side streets..

Sedona, AZ

#3 Oct 9, 2007
whoops...wrong page

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