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Christoph Franziskus Joest

Christoph Franziskus Joest, German minister. Joined Brotherhood of Jesus, 1973.

Background

  • Joest, Christoph Franziskus was born on April 15, 1949 in Heidelberg, Germany. Son of Wilfried and Ruth (Leers) Joest.

  • Education

    • Diploma in theology, University Hamburg, Federal Republic Germany, 1975. Doctor of Divinity, St. Georgen University, Frankfurt am Main, Federal Republic Germany, 1994.

    Career

    • Vicar Evangelical Church, Berlin, 1976-1978. Pastor Lutheran Fellowship, Ann Arbor, 1981-1983. Spiritual advisor Brotherhood of Jesus, Hünfelden, since 1983.

      Retreat leader House of Silence, since 1993. Prior of celibate brothers Brotherhood of Jesus, since 1999, vice president, since 2000.

    Major achievements

    • Joined Brotherhood of Jesus, 1973.

    Works

    • Author: Bibelstellenkonkordanz/Mönchsregeln, 1994, Spiritualität evangelischer Kommunitäten, 1995. Contributor articles to professional journals.

    Connections

    • father: Wilfried Joest
    • mother: Ruth (Leers) Joest
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    Born April 15, 1949
    (age 68)
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    • 1975
      University Hamburg
    • 1994
      St. Georgen University
    • 1976 - 1978
      Vicar Evangelical Church
      Berlin, Germany, Germany
    • 1981 - 1983
      pastor Lutheran Fellow, ship
      Ann Arbor, Michigan, United States
    • 1983
      spiritual advisor, Brotherhood of Jesus
    • 1993
      retreat leader, House of Silence