If you have a question about Abbey programs, please first check the Online Class FAQ page to see if it is answered there (FAQs for the Soul Care Institute can be found here).

Email: (for love notes and other inquiries not covered above)

Christine Valters Paintner, online Abbess

John Valters Paintner, online Prior

Postal Mailing Address:*

Abbey of the Arts
1321 Upland Dr PMB 1988
Houston, TX 77043-4718

*Please note:

Christine & John currently live in Galway, Ireland.  The above address is a mail receiving service, not the physical location of the Abbey (which is a virtual monastery offering some live classes at retreat centers).

If you need to send something to the Abbey by mail, please use the above address.  However, *please do not send unsolicited material* such as books or cds for review as they will not be forwarded overseas due to high shipping costs.

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