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Illinois Benedictine monks renounce oversight over school

January 06, 2022

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CWN Editor's Note: In September, Benet Academy rescinded a job offer to a coach in a same-sex marriage—and then hired her following alumni protests.

Abbot Austin Murphy, OSB, who is chancellor of the school, said on January 4 that the monks of St. Procopius Abbey will be renouncing their governance and oversight over the school, as well as their financial support.

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