Tag: Norbertine Heritage

Averbode now!

We arrived at Averbode Abbey in Belgium this morning. We attended Mass in their church this morning. When the priests processed out, they just kept coming and coming and coming. Averbode has just fewer than 80 priests who belong to the Order; approximately 40 are living…

Arrival at Roggenburg

This morning we left Straubing and toured two of the rural churches that the confrères of Windberg Abbey serve. The first was the church of St. Petera, a Romanesque church surrounded by a cemetery. The gravestones were very old and when we walked in the church,…

I found St. Norbert already

We started the morning with breakfast at the hotel before boarding the bus. The breakfast spread included hot dogs, which I thought was pretty interesting. When the bus arrived, I was surprised at how nice it was. Gunther, the bus driver, has it stocked full of…