Saint Benedict and You Lesson One

Saint Benedict—The Man Behind Modern Monasticism

Join Abbot Placid Solari as he takes us back 1500 years to a time when Saint Benedict was just getting started. What do we know about St. Benedict’s life and how can we apply it to our own lives today? 

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Placid D. Solari, O.S.B., S.T.D.

Abbot Placid Solari, O.S.B., a native of Richmond, Virginia, was professed as a monk of Belmont Abbey in 1975. He was ordained in 1980. In November of 1999, Abbot Placid was elected the 8th Abbot of Belmont Abbey and serves as the Chancellor of Belmont Abbey College.

Lesson 1 Quiz