Also, noteworthy, was the presence of retired Abbot Anselm Zeller of Fiecht, Germany. During the celebration of the feast he was also honored as he celebrates 50 of his priesthood. Abbot Anselm is en route visiting abbeys of Mvimwa (Sumbawanga), Hanga, Katibubunga priory in Zambia, Peremiho and Ndanda.
Pictured are monks who made their first professions, solemn profession and jubilarians, Abott Anselm and Frater Esperanso.
The six newly professed monks.
Frater Esperanso Mwalongo celebrated his 25 anniversary of monastic life
Five new novices (they will be in a period of official training in monastic life)
Abbot Thadei Mhagama, Frater Ano Haule, the postulants formator, with the new postulants