Christmas is coming

We are looking forward to the weeks of Advent. Soon, we will light the candles on our Advent wreath, decorate the tree and enjoy that very special scent of the Christmas markets. The weeks up to Christmas are also a very...[more]


Community is what it is all about

Bruder Michael in der Klosterkapelle in Münster

Whereever a helping hand is needed, brother Michael steps in. That is just the way he is. Brother Michael who recently celebrated his 76th birthday looks back over an exciting life dedicated to people in need. 


Spiritual Theologe, sunshine and a Barbecue

Celebrating the day of the patron saint Alexius on a hot summer's day

In the "Year of Holy Orders", we again celebrate the feast day of our patron, St Alexius. We are inspired by Pope Francis I, and...[more]


A journey towards God and His world outside the walls of the monastery

Brother Bernhard-Maria Flägel speaks about his vocation and his experience of life in holy orders. And his story is one with a twist, as the Alexian brother first joined the Congregation of the Sacred Hearts of Jesus and Mary,...[more]


Easter in Jerusalem: Brother Benedikt is in the Holy City

The Alexianer Brothers of the Province of Germany wish you all a blessed an peaceful Easter. During the holy days, we think of our Brother Benedikt who is currently in Jerusalem and reports from there about life an the...[more]


Vocation is a gift of God - Interview with Provincial Dominikus

Brother Dominikus Seeberg, what it that made you decide to join a holy order? Since 1 March 2015, Brother Dominikus Seeberg is the head of the Alexian province in Germany.

Brother Dominikus Seeberg joined the Alexian...[more]


Brother Dominikus Seeberg is the new head of the province


On the 30 January 2015, the Alexian brothers in Germany elected Brother Dominikus Seeberg as their new provincial. He will resume his duties on the 1 March 2015. In his new role, he will be the superior of the...[more]


World Day for Consecrated Life 2015

For God. For people. This year, the Alexian brothers celebrated the World Day for Consecrated Life in a multicultural spirit. Together with around one hundred and fifty guests, the brothers celebrated the event...[more]


Our new website "become an religious brother" is now up and running

January 2015. Our new website "become an religious brother" is now up and running. You will find lots of information about...[more]


50 years in dialogue with God - 50 years with the Alexian Brotherhood


Brother Raphael felt a calling from an early age. In his early 20s, he knew that he was called to serve God as a member of a religious order. By joining the Alexian...[more]