Monastery-Blog
General
29.01.2014

Novice training at Cologne

Study and exciting encounters in Cologne: Postulant Heiko Weidenhaupt and novice Damian Fach of the Alexian brotherhood have travelled to Horrem near Cologne to attend a training course for novices. Over the next few...[more]


General
04.12.2013

Alexian Brothers on kirchensite.de

Visitors who ring the bell at the gate of the Alexian monastery in Münster-Amelsbüren will be given a very special reception. Those who are expecting to be met with...[more]


General
08.10.2013

Admission to the novitiate on the feast of St. Francis

With a ceremonial worship service in the monastery church in Aachen this morning, we Brother Damian Fach and Brother Joachim Hentschel, were admitted to the novitiate by the Provincial Brother Benedict M. in the presence of...[more]


General
07.10.2013

The Provincialte is now in Munster

Our brotherhood moved its provincialate and administrative seat from Aachen to Munster on 1 October.
 
With this, our German province wants to venture in a new direction. In addition to administrative...[more]


General
15.09.2013

Brother Andreas took his first temporary vows

On the feast of "Exaltation", 14 September, our Brother Andreas Vorderbrüggen took his first temporary vows. Our congregation is particularly pleased and congratulates Bro. Andrew...[more]


General
13.09.2013

Spiritual care professionals of the Alexian institutions meet to discuss their work

Pastoral care professionals of Alexian institutions in Germany meet with Professor Traugott Roser, pastoral theologian in Münster

Cologne On the 11th of September 2013, twenty-nine pastoral care professionals from Alexian institutions all over Germany met to discuss their approach to bereavement, spirituality and psycho-social aspects in the care...[more]


General
31.07.2013

Training house for novices moves to Münster

Münster. The Alexian monastery in...[more]


General
17.06.2013

Marking the 150th anniversary of the founding of the Congregation of Alexian Brothers

Proud of its heritage, fit for the future: On 6 June 2013, Alexianer Krefeld GmbH marked the 150th anniversary of its founding. In 1863, the Congregation of Alexian...[more]


General
17.06.2013

DOK annual general meeting in Koblenz-Vallendar

The German leadership of the Congregation of Alexian Brothers held its annual general meeting from 15 to 18 June 2008 in Vallendar near Koblenz.

Brother...[more]


General
17.06.2013

Historical personalities

Numerous individuals headed the Congregation of Alexian Brothers over the course of its history. Click [more]