*** May 12, 2002:
“Klassen said the Rev. Finian McDonald will not be allowed to travel this year to the Bahamas, where he has regularly spent several months each year at the abbey’s mission. McDonald ‘probably won’t’ go there ever again, the abbot added.”
*** January 26, 2007
Other guests in Nassau for the occasion included Steve Halverson, Director of the Board of Regents of St. John’s, Prince Wallace, the first Bahamian on the Board of Regents, Brother Benedict Leuthner, Treasurer of the University, Fr. Finian McDonald and Fr. Mel Taylor, Prior of St. Augustine’s.