The Gregorian Institute Shield, composed of the crossed gold and silver keys of the Papal Insignia, an open book with the words 'Via Veritas Vita' ('The Way, the Truth, and the Life') written on its pages, three golden six-sided stars on a red banner, and a Germanic cross.


Grotto CORRECTION and More …

A post from earlier this week misplaced our own Brother Benedict Geist. Yes, he is at our own St. Benedict’s Abbey. His Grotto post has been corrected.

For more from the Sept. 8 Grotto ceremony, including a gallery of pictures, click here.

And for breaking Benedictine College news:

U.S. News has ranked Benedictine College as a top 20 school. Click here for more information.

Benedictine College’s Wisdom of the Ages Exhibit of great and rare documents including a rare printing of the Declaration of Independence and the Emancipation Proclamation opens Sept. 11. Click here for times.


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Benedictine College


Founded in 1858, Benedictine College is a Catholic, Benedictine, residential, liberal arts college located on the bluffs above the Missouri River in Atchison, Kansas. The school is proud to have been named one of America’s Best Colleges by U.S. News & World Report as well as one of the top Catholic colleges in the nation by First Things magazine and the Newman Guide. It prides itself on outstanding academics, extraordinary faith life, strong athletic programs, and an exceptional sense of community and belonging. It has a mission to educate men and women within a community of faith and scholarship.