Monk in the Order of St. Benedict

Solemn Profession Ceremony

Ealing Abbey

Saturday, 4 June 2004, 10.00 a.m



"Let them put absolutely nothing before Christ

and may He bring us all together

to eternal life."


Rule of St. Benedict, chapter 72

Ealing Abbey, front facade

Ealing Abbey

Main aisle

Baptismal font

View from right aisle

Alexander's brother, Richard - a reading from the Prophet Isaiah.

Gospel Reading

"Interrogation and Examination" of Brother Alexander

Brother Alexander's parents bring the gifts of bread and wine for Mass and the Liturgy of the Eucharist

Friends, relatives and the community of monks at Ealing Abbey.

Brother Alexander and his family