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Benedictine Abbot Primate Notker Wolf, O.S.B., Honored at Founders' Day

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Posted: Friday Nov 15, 2013

Nov. 15, 2013

Abbot Primate Notker Wolf, O.S.B., center, grand chancellor of the Pontifical College of Sant’ Anselmo, Rome, and the representative of the Benedictine Order in Rome, was the main speaker and was honored with the conferral of an honorary doctor of humane letters degree at the Saint Vincent College Founders’ Day Honors Convocation on Nov. 14. A native of Germany, he completed his philosophical studies at Sant’ Anselmo and earned a doctorate in philosophy from the University of Munich. He was elected Abbot Primate in 2000 and is the ninth abbot primate since the Benedictine Confederation was established in 1893. Making the presentation was Archabbot Douglas R. Nowicki, O.S.B., left, and Br. Norman W. Hipps, O.S.B., president, right.

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