On 22 October, the apostolic administrator of the Latin Patriarchate of Jerusalem came to Sant'Anselmo to visit the "Jerusalem School of Theology", a group of German students who are studying at our university and are staying at our College.
On 30 July 2020, the staff of Sant’Anselmo Abbey went on a trip. Every year they take advantage of the period without lessons to have a moment of leisure and fraternity. The staff manages Collegio Sant’Anselmo, the residence of Benedictine religious who study and work in Rome.
Directly before his election, Abbot Marion Qui-Thac Nguyen was a resident of Collegio Sant'Anselmo as he pursued a doctorate in Monastic Theology at the Pontifical University. Read his remarkable story here.
Bishop Elias was prior of Saint'Anselmo for five years before being elected abbot president of his congregation. More information and links here.
A delegation of young priests and monks from the various Eastern Orthodox Churches met Father Prior Mauritius and representatives of the Pontifical University, attended Vespers and shared dinner with the Benedictine community.
Br. Wenceslaus Omamo OSB and Br. Luke Hsu OSB, two students of the university and residents of the college, were installed as liturgical readers on 7 November and installed as acolytes on 23 November. Story, photos and video here.
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.