• The American Cassinese Congregation elected Father Jonathan R. Licari, O.S.B., a monk of Saint John’s Abbey in Collegeville, Minnesota, as the new abbot president on 23 June 2022. Story and photos here.

  • The Pontifical Athenaeum Sant'Anselmo celebrated the solemn conferral of the Doctorate Honoris Causa in Theology to Fr. Michael Casey, OCSO. Story and photos here.

  • The Benedictine Commission on China brings together representatives from Benedictine monasteries throughout the world to exchange information about the work of their communities related to China and to discuss cooperation on projects for China. This year the meeting was held the morning of 5 March 2022.

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  • Erzabtei Sankt Ottilien
    Eresing, GERMANY
    19 June 2022

  • Abbaye Sainte-Anne de Kergonan
    Plouharnel, FRANCE
    29 May 2022

  • Abtei Münsterschwarzach
    Schwarzach am Main, GERMANY
    19 May 2022

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