GCatholic.org


Swiss-American Benedictine Congregation (O.S.B.)

Map

Also known as: Congrégation helvéto-américaine (français) / Congregazione Benedettina Elveto-Americana (Italiano) / Congregatio Helveto-americana (latine)

Type: Monastic Order of Pontifical Right (for Men)

Confederation: Benedictine Confederation of the Order of Saint Benedict (Benedictines)

Depends on: Congregation for Institutes of Consecrated Life and for Societies of Apostolic Life

Patron Saint: Immaculate Conception (December 8)

Statistics: 18 houses, 505 members (256 priests) (2017)

Address: Marmion Abbey, 850 Butterfield Rd., Aurora, IL 60502-9743, USA

Phone: +1 630-966-7750

Website: Link

History

Churches


Superiors

President:USAAbbot Vincent de Paul Bataille, O.S.B. (80)Abbot Vincent de Paul Bataille, O.S.B. (80) (2011.08.08 – ...)
President:USAAbbot Peter Eberle, O.S.B. (1999 – 2011)
President:USAAbbot Patrick Regan, O.S.B. (1987.07.28 – 1999.07.19)
President:USAArchbishop Jerome George Hanus, O.S.B. (79)Abbot Jerome George Hanus, O.S.B. (79) (later Archbishop) (1984 – 1987.07.06)

Living Bishops (1 Archbishop)

USAArchbishop Jerome George Hanus, O.S.B. (79)Archbishop Jerome George Hanus, O.S.B. (79), Metropolitan Archbishop emeritus of Dubuque (USA)

Other Present Prelates (1)

USAAbbot Primate Gregory John Frederick Polan, O.S.B. (69)Abbot Primate Gregory John Frederick Polan, O.S.B. (69), Abbot Primate of Benedictine Confederation of the Order of Saint Benedict (Benedictines) and Grand Chancellor of Pontifical Athenaeum of St. Anselm


Deceased Bishops (1 Archbishop)

2018: USAArchbishop Daniel Mark Buechlein, O.S.B., Metropolitan Archbishop emeritus of Indianapolis (USA)

Other Former Prelates (1)

>2000: USAAbbot Primate Marcel Rooney, O.S.B., Abbot Primate emeritus of Benedictine Confederation of the Order of Saint Benedict (Benedictines)


as of 2019.11.08

© 2019 GCatholic.org

Up