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Special news

  • Projects

    Projects to be financed: bursaries for study and formation in Africa, in Asia. Constructions in Asia.

     
  • 91st Assembly of the Union of Superiors General

    Abbot Primate Gregory Polan OSB attended the 91st Assembly of the Union of Superiors General, held on 21-23 November 2018 at the Pauline conference center Casa Divin Maestro in Arricia, Rome.

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  • Bulletin 115

    English Language Bulletin, 2018, No. 115: Vietnam, Land of Monastic Renewal

     
  • The Annual Council Meeting of the AIM

    The Abbot Primate, two Abbots General, the President of AIM, the leader of all Benedictine Women (Communio Internationalis Benedictinarum, or CIB), three abbots president, more abbots, prioresses, brothers and sisters, the secretaries of AIM, and a French layman: This is the Council of the Alliance for International Monasticism.

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OSB News

Mwimwa

Thriving Mvimwa Abbey, in the remote Sumbawanga region of Tanzania, started to build its abbey church on All Saints Day.

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Monastic-Muslim Dialogue in Africa

In Africa, Benedictine monks often have good contact with Muslims. According to the coordinator of Muslim-Monastic Dialogue, the American Benedictine Father William Skudlarek, several monastic confreres in Africa have indicated that they absolutely trust the Muslim employees of their monastery.

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Benedictine Women Chose New Leader

Every four years the Communio Internationalis Benedictinarum convenes Benedictine Women from all over the world for an international symposium at Sant’Anselmo in Rome, the headquarter of the Benedictine Confederation.

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OCSO news

Ávila

Mother María Luisa Gómez Tejeda, Abbess of the monastery of Sta. María de Santa Ana (diocese of Ávila, Spain) since 1998, having reached the age of retirement mentioned in ST 40.A of the Constitutions, presented her resignation to the Abbot General.

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The 9th centenary of the Charter of Charity

June 16, 2019, on the solemnity of the Holy Trinity, there will be a Celebration at Cîteaux of the 9th centenary of the Charter of Charity during the OCSO Central Commission meeting.

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Tre Fontane

Dom Giacomo Brière, Abbot of Tre Fontane (diocese of Roma, Italy) since 1996, having reached the age of retirement mentioned in ST 40.A of the Constitutions, presented his resignation to the General Chapter, Assisi 2017.

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OCIST news

Christmas Letter 2018

http://www.ocist.org/ocist/images/pdf/ENChristmasLetter2018.pdf

Wettingen-Mehrerau

The Holy Father confirmed the election of Fr. Vinzenz Wohlwend as the new abbot of Wettingen-Mehrerau and president of the Congregation of Mehrerau.

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