The Weston Priory – A Peaceful Retreat For All

Vermont Retreat

Why do people come to Vermont? It is a question we ask of all our guests. “So, what brings you here?”. Most of the time the answer is, “we just wanted to get away”. I always leave it at that, but I wonder-“away from what?” Kids? Work? Parents? Stress? Life in general? As I discuss their visit here and “things to do”, I always recommend the Weston Priory. It is a calming, peaceful place where the Benedictine brothers live a life of prayer and service. ( There are prayer services several times each day where the brothers chanting fills your heart and soul. You need not be Christian to appreciate the peacefulness of this place. And it is only 5 miles away!! Continue reading