Welcome to the Alliance for International Monasticism
Benedictine Monastery of Las Condes (Chile):
Here is the second newsletter about the Alliance-Inter-Monastères for this year.
The Bulletin 112, 'Female Monasticism", is online.
Thoma Merton Symposium: Prophecy and Renewal
12-15 june 2018 - Sant’Anselmo, Roma
October sees the final events of an international symposium celebrating the 500th anniversary of the Reformation.
The General Chapter of the English Benedictine Congregation elected, 31 July 2017, Abbot Christopher Jamison OSB as the new Abbot President.
Thursday, 27 July 2017, the monks of Assumption Abbey, Richardton, North Dakota, elected Father Daniel Maloney OSB as their ninth abbot.
On August 11, 2017, the Community of Mount Melleray (diocese of Waterford and Lismord – Ireland) elected as abbot for a six year term Dom Richard Purcell.Read more ...
On August 5, 2017, Brother Matthew Onuh, Brother Godfrey Orode, Brother Wilson Amadi were ordained priests at the monastery of Awhum (Nigeria).Read more ...
On July 29, 2017, Sister Marie-Espérance Ling made solemn profession at the monastery of Echourgnac (France).Read more ...
Fr. Sixtus Dékány, Abbot President of the Congregation of Zirc, offered his resignation after having requested a vote of confidence from the community.Read more ...
For serious reasons of health, Mother Benigna Silva, Abbess of the monastery of Nossa Senhora Aparecida in Campo Grande (MS, Brazil) presented her resignation to the Abbot General, Pro-President of the Congregazione Brasiliana dei Cistercensi.Read more ...