Master Stonemason Frank Helmholz of Oregon House stands in the loft where he and his team are working on the arches of the Sacred Stones project chapter house vaulted ceilings in this 2010 photo. The project, at Abbey of New Clairvaux in Vina, was featured earlier this week on the PBS special, “NOVA: Building the Great
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The monastery beer built.
VINA – Monks in a small Northern California town are rebuilding a centuries-old Spanish monastery with help from what may seem an unlikely source: beer.
The first phase of the building’s decades-long restoration project in the Sacramento Valley town of Vina has been completed,. Read The monastery beer built...