On Saturday, Jan. 24, Mount Angel Abbey Library offered a public showing of the film The Bells of Saint Mary's. The film is the second of eight films in the series Movies for the Year of Consecrated Life: An Educational Perspective of the Portrayal of Consecrated Life put on by the library in honor of the Year of Consecrated Life.
The films are shown in the library auditorium using a new projector. The Bells of Saint Mary's and the first film, Restless Heart: The Confessions of Saint Augustine, were attended by students and faculty of Mount Angel Seminary as well as many off-hill guests.
The films are scheduled for January - April 2015 on the second Wednesday of the month at 6:30 p.m. and the fourth Saturday of the month at 2 p.m.
The next films will be Of Gods and Men on February 11 and Angels with Dirty Faces on February 28.