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Gerhard Maria Voss

monk , theologian

Gerhard Maria Voss, German monk, theologian. Ordained priest Roman Catholic Church, 1961. Recipient Jiri Tranovsky medal Silesian Evangel. Church in the Czech Republic, 1992, Golden Charter of Peace and Humanism, International League of Humanists, 1998. President Council of Churches in Bavaria, 1987-1997.

Background

Voss, Gerhard Maria was born on July 25, 1935 in Recklinghausen, Germany. Son of Franz Heinrich and Margarete Henriette (Riedel) Voss.

Education

Doctor Theologiae, University Wuerzburg, 1965.

Career

Leader Ecumenical Institute, Niederaltaich, Germany, since 1963. Editor Una Sancta, Meitingen, since 1968, Die Beiden Tuerme, Niederaltaich, since 1995.

Achievements

  • Ordained priest Roman Catholic Church, 1961.

Membership

President Council of Churches in Bavaria, 1987-1997.

Connections

father:
Franz Heinrich Voss

mother:
Margarete Henriette (Riedel) Voss