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The Order of Saint Benedict

Monastic Elections
2000 - 2001


Results of Elections -
by date of election and congregation

"Monastic News Omnibus" of the ABA's American Monastic Newsletter and What's New at the OCSO website also track elections.

2001

6 December 2001

Ottilien Congregation

Abbot Dionys Lindenmaier OSB
Ndanda Abbey
P.O. Ndanda, via Mtwara
Tanzania, East Africa

24 November 2001

Solesmes Congregation

Abbot Philippe Piron OSB
Abbaye Sainte-Anne de Kergonan
BP 11
F-56720 Plouharnel
France
Tel: +33 (02) 97.52.30.75; fax: 97.52.41.20

23 November 2001

Swiss American Congregation

Abbot Justin Gerald Brown OSB
Saint Joseph Abbey
Saint Benedict, LA 70457 USA
Tel: +985-892-1800

10 November 2001; approved 17 November

Swiss Congregation

Abbot-Ordinary Martin Werlen OSB
Kloster Einsiedeln
Postfach
CH-8840 Einsiedeln
Schweiz
Tel: +41 (055) 418.61.11; fax: 418.61.12
Email: kloster@kloster-einsiedeln.ch

12 October 2001

Austrian Congregation

Abbot Georg Wilfinger OSB
Stift Melk
Oesterreich
Tel: +43 (0) 2752 555.0; fax: +43 (02752) 52312.52

7 September 2001

Bavarian Congregation

Abbot President Gregor Zasche OSB, re-elected
Benediktinerabtei Schäftlarn
D-82067 Ebenhausen
Tel.: +49 (08178) 790; fax: +49 (08178) 7919

Sylvestrine Congregation

Abbot General Andrea Pantaloni OSB Silv, re-elected
Monastero San Silvestro Abate
Eremo San Silvestro
via S.Silvestro Abate, 66
I-60044 Fabriano (AN)
Italy
Tel. 0732-21631; fax 0732-21633

31 August 2001

Ottilian Congregation

Abbot Dominicus Meier OSB
Abtei Königsmünster
Postfach 1161
D-59851 Meschede
Germany
Tel. +0291 / 2995 - 0; fax +0291 / 2995 - 100

23 August 2001

Ottilian Congregation

Abbot Simon Ri OSB
Waegwan Abbey
134-1, Waegwan
Kyongbuk (633)
South Korea
Tel: +82 (0545) 970.20.00; fax: 971.06.05

17 July 2001

Brazilian Congregation

Abbot Luiz César de Proença OSB
Mosteiro de São Bento
Caixa postal 118
BR-01.059-970 São Paulo (SP)
Brasil
Tel: +55 (11) 228.36.33; Fax: +55 (11) 227.73.90
E-mail: mosteiro@mosteiro.org.br

13 July 2001

English Benedictine Congregation

Abbot President Richard Yeo OSB
Downside Abbey
Stratton-on-the-Fosse, Bath BA3 4RJ
England, UK
Tel +44 (0)1761 235100; Fax +44 (0)1761 235105
E-mail: monks@downside.co.uk

6 July 2001

Swiss-American Congregation

Abbot Nathan Zodrow OSB
Mt. Angel Abbey
St. Benedict, OR 97373
Tel: (503) 845-3030; fax: (503) 845-3594

29 June 2001

Bavarian Congregation

Abt Engelbert Baumeister OSB
Benediktinerabtei Scheyern
D-85297 Scheyern
Tel.: +49 (08441) 7520
Fax: +49 (08441) 752210

22 June

American-Cassinese Congregation

Abbot President Timothy Kelly OSB
Saint John's Abbey
Collegeville, MN 56321-2015
Tel. (320) 363-3935

15 June

Austrian Congregation

Abt Bernhard Naber OSB
(re-elected to third 12-year term)
Stift Altenburg, NÖ
Benediktinerkloster
Tel: 02982/3451; Fax: 02982/3451-13

8 June 2001

American-Cassinese Congregation

Abbot Clement Zeleznik OSB
Saint Andrew Abbey
10510 Buckeye Road
Cleveland, OH 44104-3725
Tel. 216-721-5300

19 May 2001

Bavarian Congregation

Abbot Marianus Bieber OSB
Benediktinerabtei St. Mauritius
D-94557 Niederaltaich
Tel.: +49 (09901) 2080; fax: +49 (09901) 208141

13 May 2001 (Abbatial Blessing; administrator since 5 May 1997)

Extra-Instituta

Abbess David Serna OSB
Abbey of Regina Laudis
273 Flanders Road
Bethlehem, CT 06751
Tle. 203-266-7727; fax -5919
www.abbeyofreginalaudis.com/

11 May

St Ottilien

Abbot Basil Ngaponda OSB
Mvimwa Abbey
P.O. Box 591
Sumbawanga, Tanzania
E-mail: Mvimwa@raha.com

21 April

Federation of St. Gertrude

Prioress Marie Hunkler OSB
Sacred Heart Monastery
Richardton, ND 58652
Tel. 701-974-2121; fax 701-974-2124

31 March 2001

Federation of St. Gertrude

Prioress Jacquelyn Ernster, OSB (re-elected)
Sacred Heart Monastery
1005 West 8th Street
Yankton, SD 57078
E-mail: jernster@mtmc.edu
Phone: (605) 668-6001; Fax -6153

25 March

Federation of Saint Benedict

Prioress Ephraim Hollerman OSB (re-elected)
Saint Benedict's Monastery
St. Joseph, MN 56374
Tel. 320-363-7100; fax -7130

23 March

Swiss American Congregation

Abbot Edmund Boyce OSB
Benet Lake Abbey
Benet Lake, WI 53102
Tel. 1-888-482-1044
E-mail: Info@BenetLake.org

7 March

Subiaco Congregation

Abbot Tarcisio Narciso OSB
Abbey of Our Lady of Montserrat
Mendiola, CPO Box 4457
1099 Manila
Philippines
Tel.: +63 (02) 735.59.72 or .92; fax +63 (02) 736.12.48

6 March

Beuronese Congregation

Erzabt Theodor Hogg OSB
Erzabtei St. Martin
D-88631 Beuron
Tel. +49 7466 17-0; fax +49 07466 17-107

2000

24 November

American-Cassinese

Abbot John Klassen OSB
Saint John's Abbey
Collegeville, MN 56321-2015
Tel. 320-363-2011; fax 320-363-2504

5 October

Erzabt Jeremias Schroeder OSB
Erzabtei Sankt Ottilien
D-86941 St. Ottilien
Tel. (+49) 08193 710; Fax (+49) 08193 71332

16 September

Federation of Saint Benedict

Prioress Mary Ruth Santana OSB
[Elected first prioress of independent monastery]
Convento Santa Escolastica
Box 8526
Humacao
Puerto Rico 00792

7 September

Abbot Primate Notker Wolf OSB
(ex Sankt Ottilien)
Badia Primiziale S.Anselmi de Urbe
Piazza dei Cavalieri di Malta, 5
I-00153 Roma, Italia
Tel: +39 (06) 579.13.19; fax: +39 (06) 579.13.74
E-mail: <Primas@osb.org>

23 August 2000

Beuronese Congregation

Äbtissin Clementia Killewald OSB
Benediktinerinnenabtei St. Hildegard
D-65385 Rüdesheim/Eibingen

13 August 2000
(Abbatial Blessing)

Subiaco Congregation

Abbot Josep M. Soler OSB
Monestir
E-08699 Montserrat (Barcelona)
España
Tel. +93 835.02.51; fax +93 828.40.49

August 2000

Solesmes Congregation

Abbot Ange Marie Niouku OSB
Monastère Béné de Keur-Moussa
Pout, B.P 721
Dakar, Sénégal
Tel. +221 36.33.09; fax +221 36.16.17

26 June 2000

American-Cassinese Congregation

Abbot Jorge Acuña Herrera OSB
Abadia del Tepeyac
Apartado Postal 69
Bosques del Lago
54766 Cuautilán Izcalli
Estado de México, México
Tel. 011-525-877-1764; fax -1765

26 June 2000

Beuronese Congregation

Johannes Gartner OSB
(monk of Seitenstetten)
Benediktinerabtei
A-8732 Seckau
Österreich
Tel. +3514 234; fax: +3514 234-41

23 May 2000

English Congregation

Abbot Martin Shipperlee OSB
Ealing Abbey
Charlbury Grove
London, W5 2DY
England, UK

18 May 2000

Olivetan Congregation

Prior Henri Capdeville OSB
(Six-year term)
Holy Trinity Monastery
P.O. Box 298
St. David, AZ 85630-0298
Tel. (520) 720-4642

7 May 2000

Federation of St. Benedict

Prioress Marie Fujan OSB re-elected
St. Paul's Monastery
2675 Benet Road
St. Paul, MN 55109
Tel. (612) 777-7251; fax: (612) 777-4442

7 May 2000

Trappistines

Abbess Gail Fitzpatrick OCSO re-elected
Our Lady of the Mississippi
8400 Abbey Hill
Dubuque, IA 52003
Tel. 319-582-2595; fax: 319-582-5511

29 April 2000, blessing

Federation of Saint Benedict

Prioress Ruth Ksycki OSB
St. Mary Monastery
P.O. Box 128
55 N. Wells Street
Nauvoo, IL 62354
Phone: 217-453-2227; fax: 217-453-6552

22 February 2000

Ottilien

Fr. Anthony Ochieng OSB
Prior Administrator
(First African superior)
Christ the King Monastery
P.O. Box 8900
Limuru, Kenya
Tel. +254 (0154) 405.93/506.35; fax +254 (0154) 418.15

5 February 2000

Hungarian

Archabbot Asztrik Várszegi OSB (Auxiliary Archbishop of Strigon)
(Reconfirmed by the monastic chapter for nine years)
Archabbey of Pannonhalma
H-9090 Pannonhalma, Var 1
Tel: (36) (96) 470-022; fax: (36) (96) 470-011

20 January 2000

Camaldolese

Prior Raniero Hoffman OSBCam
New Camaldoli Hermitage
Hwy. 1 at Lucia
Big Sur, CA 93920-9656
E-mail: <Monks@contemplation.com>

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