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 29 February at Sant'Anselmo. Story and photo links here.
Bishop Elias was prior of Saint'Anselmo for five years before being elected abbot president of his congregation. More information and links here.
Rector Bernhard Eckerstorfer OSB has appointed Fr. Prof. Laurentius Eschlböck OSB of Schottenstift as the new director of the Cultural Dimensions of Christian Spirituality program.
The 2021 congress will be themed, “Moving Forward: Living the Wisdom of the Rule.”
On Monday 11 November, the monastic community at Sant’Anselmo celebrated the 119th anniversary of the Dedication of the Basilica of Sant’Anselmo, with Prior Mauritius Wilde presiding for the community Mass.
In a unique encounter, a group of South Korean Buddhist monks belonging to Haeinsa monastery in South Korea and members of the Jogye order, stayed at Sant’Anselmo for three days during their visit to Rome. The group included eight monks in formation, and one formator.