Benedictine Abbot Peter Eberle will speak Saturday, April 6, at the Mount Angel Library.
Benedictine Abbot Peter Eberle will speak Saturday, April 6, at the Mount Angel Library.

ST. BENEDICT — Mount Angel Abbey’s 2019 Winter/Spring lecture series, The Crucifixion and the Christian Life, offers the fourth of four presentations Saturday, April 6, in the Mount Angel Abbey Library.

Benedictine Abbot Peter Eberle, former abbot of Mount Angel Abbey (1988-97), will speak on “Why the Cross: The Cross, Christ, and the Exodus.”

Abbot Peter has also served as the abbot president of the Swiss-American Benedictine Congregation.

Coffee and light foods are provided during morning registration and breaks. Registration starts at 8:45 a.m., followed by a short prayer and announcements at 9 a.m. In addition to the two lectures, there will be a "Dialogue with Speaker" segment. The presentation day will end at approximately 11:50 a.m.. Cost is $15/Students, $5.