Addresses of the Swiss-American
Benedictine Congregation

 

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St. Meinrad
(1854) - 86 monks

St. Meinrad Archabbey
100 Hill Drive
St. Meinrad, IN 47577-1003

Tel. 812-357-6611; fax 812-357-6551
E-mail: abbot@saintmeinrad.edu
Website: www.saintmeinrad.org/

Conception (1873) - 57 monks

Conception Abbey
37174 State Highway VV
Conception, MO 64433-0501

Tel. 660-944-3100; fax: 660-944-2800
E-mail: communications@conception.edu
Website: www.conceptionabbey.org/

Subiaco (1878) - 44 monks

Subiaco Abbey
405 N. Subiaco Ave.
Subiaco, AR 72865

Tel. 479-934-1000; fax: 479-934-4328
E-mail: abbotjerome@subi.org
Website: www.subi.org/

St. Joseph (1890) - 33 monks

Saint Joseph Abbey
75376 River Road
Saint Benedict, LA 70457

Tel. 985-892-1800; fax: 985-867-2270
E-mail: abbotjustin@sjasc.edu
Website: www.sjasc.edu/

Mount Angel (1882) - 71 monks

Mount Angel Abbey
1 Abbey Drive
St. Benedict, OR 97373

Tel. 503-845-3030; fax: 503-845-3594
E-mail: info@mountangelabbey.org
Website: www.mountangelabbey.org/

Monastery of Our Lady of the Angels (1966)

Monasterio Benedictino
Nuestra Señora de los Angeles
Apartado Postal 6-143
C.P. 62131 Curenavaca, Morelos
México

Tel. 011-52-777-382-11-21; fax: 011-52-777-382-11-21 (request "Tone")
E-mail: Evagrio_76@hotmail.com

Marmion (1933) - 33 monks

Marmion Abbey
850 Butterfield Road
Aurora, IL 60502-9743

Tel. 630-897-7215; fax: 630-897-0393
E-mail: JBrahill@marmion.org
Website: www.marmion.org/

San José Priory (1965)

Priorato San José
Apartado Postal 226
7a Ave. 3-48, Zona 9
09901 Quetzaltenango
Guatemala, C.A.

Tel. 011-502-7-763-5262; fax: 011-502-7-767-0774
E-mail: prezorlando@yahoo.com

St. Benedict's (1945) - 18 monks

St. Benedict's Abbey
12605 224th Avenue
Benet Lake, WI 53102-1000

Tel. 262-396-4311 (WI); 947-395-8360 (IL)
Fax 262-396-4365
E-mail: benedictines@msn.com
Website: www.benetlake.org/

Westminster (1939) - 31 monks

Westminster Abbey
P.O. Box 3310
(34224 Dewdney Truck Rd.)
Mission, B.C.
Canada V2V 4J5

Tel. 604-826-8975; fax: 604-826-8725
E-mail: a30085@paralynx.com
Website: www.westminsterabbey.ca/

Blue Cloud (1950; closed 5 August 2012; sold 2013; suppression pending) - 21 monks in transition

Blue Cloud Abbey
46561 147th St
P.O. Box 98
Marvin, SD 57251-0098

Tel. 605-398-9200; fax: 605-398-9201
E-mail: abbey@bluecloud.org
Website: www.bluecloud.org/

Priory of the Resurrection (1964)

Priorato de la Resurreccion
Apartado Postal 19
16901 Coban, A.V.
Guatemala, C.A.

Tel. 011-502-79-521-215; fax: 011-502-79-511-476
E-mail: pedrochocosb@hotmail.com

[Corpus Christi Abbey (1927-2002) - 2 monks in  transition]

On December 11, 1927, monks from New Subiaco arrived in Corpus Christi Diocese to open a high school. The foundation was made a dependent priory in 1949, a independent priory in 1959, and raised to an abbey on July 22, 1961. The school was closed in 1972 and the monastery was moved to Sandia, Texas, in 1975. In August 2002 the monastery was closed and the chapter rights were invested in the President and his council until all members receive new canonical status and the religious community is dissolved. The property was sold in 2005.

Mount Michael (1956) - 25 monks

Mouont Michael Abbey
22520 Mount Michael Road
Elkhorn, NE 68022-3400

Tel. 402-289-2541; fax: 402-289-4539
E-mail: mliebl@mountmichael.org
Website: www.mountmichael.org/

St. Gabriel Benedictine Priory, Des Moines, Iowa
(2000; closed 18 November 2007)

Our Lady of Glastonbury Abbey (1954) - 9 monks

Glastonbury Abbey
16 Hull Street
Hingham, MA 02403-1498

Tel. 781-749-2155; fax: 781-749-6236
E-mail: office@glastonburyabbey.org
Website: www.glastonburyabbey.org/

Abbey of Jesus Crucified (1959) - 18 monks

Abadía de Jesucristo Crucificado
20007 Esquipulas, Chiquimula
Guatemala, C.A.

Tel. 011-502-7720-7050; fax: 011-502-7943-1381
E-mail: basilicaesq@yahoo.comm
Websites: www.abadiadejesucristocrucificado.org/ New
               www.cristodeesquipulas.com/ Old

Prince of Peace Abbey (1958) - 24 monks

Prince of Peace Abbey
650 Benet Hill Road
Oceanside, CA 92058-1253

Tel. 760-967-4200; fax: 760-967-8711
E-mail: princeabby@aol.com
Website: www.princeofpeaceabbey.org/
Blog: princeofpeaceabbey.blogspot.com/

Saint Benedict Abbey (1949; 1981) - 11 monks

St. Benedict Abbey
P.O. Box 67
252 Still River Road
Still River, MA 01467-0067

Tel. 978-456-3221; fax 978-456-8181
E-mail: saintbenedict@abbey.org
Website: www.abbey.org/

Monstery of the Ascension (1965) - 12 monks

Monastery of the Ascension
541- East 100 South
Jerome, ID 83338-5655

Tel. and fax: 208-324-2377
E-mail: monastery@idahomonks.org
Website: www.idahomonks.org/

 

 

Statistics of the Congregation

Year Archbishops/ Bishops Priests Brothers Juniors Novices Oblates Total Monks
2014 2 272 167 36 14 4 495
2013 2 283 170 30 21 5 511
2012 2 286 180 31 16 7 522
2011 2 303 184 38 22 7 555
2010 2 306 189 42 25 7 571
2009 2 316 194 37 13 7 569

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Note: The statistics above are taken from the Catalog of that year. The data precedes the year of publication by about four months.

 

Rt. Rev. Vincent DePaul Bataille OSB
Abbot President
Swiss-American Congregation
Marmion Abbey
850 Butterfield Road
Aurora, IL 60502

Tel. 630-897-7215; fax: 630-897-0393
E-mail: vbataille @ marmion.org

 

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