Monastic Community

Priory Monks Who Have Served

The mission of the Residential Life Program at the Woodside Priory School is to assist boarding students in living lives rich in wellbeing. Residential Faculty work with boarding students to co-create a safe collective space, committed to using restorative practices to foster and deepen connection between community members. The people, processes, and policies associated with the Residential Life Program endeavor to help each boarding student flourish physically, psychologically, academically, and communally.
Benedictine Monks who have served at the Priory since 1956.

Current Priory Monks

+Father Pius Horvath
*Father Martin Mager
*Father Maurus Nemeth
Brother Peter Aslin
Brother Sean Casey
Father John Coleman
Abbot Mark Cooper
Father Cecil Donahue
Father John Fortin
Brother Francis Fox
Father Jude Gray
Brother Benedict Guevin
Abbot Matthew Leavy
Brother Peter McNamara
Brother Benedict Menezes
Brother Andrew Metcalf
Brother Hilary Moratz
Brother Gregory Murphy
Brother Joel O’Connell
Father Simon O’Donnell
Father Christopher Senk
Father William Sullivan
Brother Emeric Tice


+Father Benignus Barat
+Father Edmond Brunner
+Father Daniel Dempski
+Father Brendan Donnelly
+Brother Edward Englund
+Father Christopher Hite
+Father Leopold Hoffer
+Father Achilles Horvath
+Father Stanley Jaki
+Father Egon Javor
+Brother Thomas Laur
+ Father Finbar O’Mahoney
+Brother Stephen Pellino
+ Father Placidus Riley
+ Father Charles Schilly

+ deceased
* Current Priory monk

Woodside Priory School