The Franciscan monastery was founded in 1675 to take care of the pilgrimage.
Source: de.wikipedia.org/wiki/Neviges#FranziskanerklosterAfter 345 years of presence, the Franciscans said goodbye to the Marian pilgrimage site of Neviges on January 12, 2020. In an extremely well-attended festive service with the Cologne auxiliary bishop Dr. Dominikus Schwaderlapp was remembered for the work of the brothers in the parish and pilgrimage, who have looked after them since 1675.
Source: franziskaner.net/neviges-sagt-dankeThe pilgrimage in the largest pilgrimage site in the Archdiocese of Cologne has been supervised by three "Abbés" from the French "Saint Martin Community" since September 2020.
December 24, 2020
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