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Brasilian Congregation

07 (f61) - Bras - monks sisters

foundation date1827
website http://www.osb.org.br
email address hugonis@bol.com.br

Founded on July first, 1827 by Pope Leo XII's "Inter gravissimas curas" Decree, under the auspices of our father Saint Benedict and having its origin in the Lusitanian Congregation.

monasteries of the Congregation

Garanhuns - Priory 18 monks
Prazeres Olinda - House 2 monks
Olinda - Abbey 32 monks 65 lay oblates
Serra Clara - Priory 7 monks
Rio de Janeiro - Abbey 40 monks 190 lay oblates
Sorocaba São Paulo - São Bento - House 2 monks
Bahia - Abbey 31 monks 105 lay oblates
São Paulo - São Bento - Abbey 40 monks 76 lay oblates
Jundiaí São Paulo - São Bento - House 1 monks
Salvador - BMV de Gratia Bahia - House 1 monks
Itapecerica da Serra - Nossa Senhora da Paz - Abbey 21 nuns 8 lay oblates
Belo Horizonte - Abbey 41 nuns 70 lay oblates
Campos do Jordão - Abbey 28 nuns 5 lay oblates
Caxambu - Abbey 13 nuns 16 lay oblates
Juiz de Fora - Abbey 25 nuns 33 lay oblates
Fortaleza - Visitação Olinda - Nossa Senhora do Monte - Priory 4 nuns 1 lay oblates
João Pessoa Olinda - Nossa Senhora Do Monte - House 2 nuns
Petrópolis - Abbey 35 nuns 60 lay oblates
Guajará Mirim Petrópolis - Priory 5 nuns
Santa Rosa - Priory 6 nuns 1 lay oblates
São Mateus Petrópolis - Priory 7 nuns 21 lay oblates
Salvador - Bahia - Abbey 18 nuns 25 lay oblates
Juazeiro do Norte - Priory 14 nuns 4 lay oblates
São Paulo - Santa Maria - Abbey 21 nuns 25 lay oblates
Uberaba - Abbey 26 nuns 30 lay oblates
Brasília - Priory 10 monks 16 lay oblates
Rio Branco Juiz de Fora - Priory 4 nuns 5 lay oblates
Campos dos Goytacazes Rio de Janeiro - Priory 1 monks