The Annual Council Meeting of the Alliance for International Monasticism

Tractor Urgently Needed and a Praying Heart

The Annual Council Meeting of the Alliance for International Monasticism (AIM) was held at Sant'Anselmo from 13-15 November 2018. Details, links and photos here.
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Archimandrite Father Robert Taft SJ has passed away

Father Robert Taft, world scholar on Eastern liturgy and longtime friend of Sant’Anselmo, passed away on 2 November at the age of 86. His noteworthy life is commemorated with a special necrology on his decades-long relationship with Sant’Anselmo, obituary, and video here.
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Mvimwa Abbey Lays Foundation Stone for New Abbey Church

Mvimwa Abbey, a thriving monastic community in the remote Sumbawanga region of Tanzania, became an abbey in 2001 and now numbers more than 80 monks. Mvimwa Abbey celebrated All Saints Day this year by laying the foundation for its new abbey church. Read about the festive day here, with photos.
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Dom Jean Dion OSB

Abbaye Saint-Pierre de Solesmes, France
14 November 2018
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Père Jean Decoville OSB

Monastère Ste Marie de Bouaké, Ivory Coast
Abbaye Saint Benoît d'En Calcat, France
28 October 2018
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P. Ludolf Leonhard Hüsing OSB

Benediktinerabtei Gerleve
Billerbeck, Germany
11 November 2018
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6th Leadership and the Rule of Saint Benedict

Leadership and the Rule of Saint Benedict

Register now for the LRB Summer Course to be held at Sant'Anselmo, Rome, 14 - 26 July 2019. This program is for monks, nuns and laity in positions of leadership in monastic communities.
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Expanding the Heart : Now accepting inquiries

This one-semester program is intended primarily for monks, nuns and sisters who identify with monastic spirituality, are involved in formation or are looking for a sabbatical program. It will be held at Sant'Ansemo in Rome from 14 October 2019-15 February 2020.
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