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Rev. Thomas Bailey, OSB

Rev. Thomas Bailey, OSB

Instructor: History; Chaplain


B.A. Saint Meinrad College (1998); M.A. Saint Meinrad School of Theology (2002); M.Div. Saint Meinrad School of Theology (2004); M.A. Northwest Missouri State University (2012)

Bio / Information:

Fr. Thomas entered Marmion Abbey as a novice in 1998 and professed vows the following year. After completing his seminary studies at St. Meinrad School of Theology, he was ordained in 2004. Since ordination, he has been involved in education at the collegiate and secondary level. In addition to his responsibilities at the seminary, he also provides sacramental assistance to a Ruthenian Catholic parish in the Kansas City area.


  • Bailey, OSB, Thomas. “A Search for Equality: Lay Brothers in the Swiss-American Congregation.” The Downside Review 449 (October 2009): 235-260.
  • Bailey, OSB, Thomas. “Conversatio Morum? The Development of ‘A Declaration on Benedictine Monastic Life, 1975.'” The Downside Review 456 (July 2011): 20-35.
  • Bailey, OSB, Thomas, “Salutare Animas Nostras: The Ideologies Behind the Foundation of the Templars.” MA thesis, Northwest Missouri State University, 2012.

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