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House Partner: Bacolod Kinder School Philippines
House Patron: Sr Philomena Gallagher

The Benedictine movement spread from Italy throughout Europe in the centuries that followed Benedict’s life, and the Rule of Benedict was used as a model for monasteries throughout the world.

In 1872 the monastery of Maredsous was founded in the province of Namur in Belgium.

The monks were German Benedictines.