Monastery Fischingen

Monastery Fischingen

Fischingen is the only lived-in monastery in the canton of Thurgau. The seven resident monks live according to the principles of the holy Benedict, “ora et labora” – pray and work. The Benedictine community welcomes guests who wish to share the monastic life for a limited time, though the option...more

The Dominican Sisters of Bethany

The Dominican Sisters of Bethany

The house lies within walking distance to Ranft, where holy brother Klaus performed his deeds and near Flüeli-Ranft where he was born and lived....more

The Augustinian Cloister of Santa Maria

The Augustinian...

The old cloister, birthplace of the Augustinian sisters S.M. Presentata...more

Abbaye de la Fille-Dieu

Abbaye de la...

The Romont cloister in the canton of Fribourg is a welcoming haven of...more

Monastery Fischingen

Fischingen is the only lived-in monastery in the canton of Thurgau. The seven resident monks live according to the principles of the holy Benedict, “ora et labora” – pray and work. The Benedictine community welcomes guests who wish to share the monastic life for a limited time, though the option is only open to men.

Fischingen is the only lived-in monastery in the canton of Thurgau.

Monastery Fischingen
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The Dominican Sisters of Bethany

The house lies within walking distance to Ranft, where holy brother Klaus performed his deeds and near Flüeli-Ranft where he was born and lived. Both the St.Jacob’s and the Klausen pilgrimage paths lead by the Bethany house. Its doors are open to women who wish to stay with the sisters and share their lives.

The house lies within walking distance to Ranft, where holy brother Klaus performed his deeds and near Flüeli-Ranft where he was born and lived.

The Dominican Sisters of Bethany
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The Augustinian Cloister of Santa Maria

The old cloister, birthplace of the Augustinian sisters S.M. Presentata di Poschiavo, is a harbor of peace, quiet and contemplation, and the ideal place to escape from daily stress. The old cloister has been renovated and turned into a place where groups, associations and educational bodies may meet for religious or cultural training.

The old cloister, birthplace of the Augustinian sisters S.M. Presentata di Poschiavo, is a harbor of peace, quiet and contemplation, and the ideal place to escape from daily stress.

The Augustinian Cloister of Santa Maria
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Abbaye de la Fille-Dieu

The Romont cloister in the canton of Fribourg is a welcoming haven of peace for female guests who may refresh themselves at the source of silence. It’s the right place for anyone searching for the meaning of life and for God. In this oasis of peace and joy, far from the world, you may regain strength and find comfort in the way of the Gospel.

The Romont cloister in the canton of Fribourg is a welcoming haven of peace for female guests who may refresh themselves at the source of silence.

Abbaye de la Fille-Dieu
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