The Capitular friars of the Province of Teutonia have elected fr Peter Ludger Kreutzwald as their Prior Provincial for the next four years and the fr Bruno Cadoré, the Master of the Order, has confirmed the election. Fr Peter succeeds fr Johannes Bunnenberg who has just completed his second term.
Fr Peter was born in Cologne in 1965.He made his first religious profession of vows in the Order in 1999 and was ordained to the priesthood in 2003.
He has been the Vicar of the Provincial (since 2015), Moderator of Institutional Studies, Member of the Provincial Commission on Education, Member of the Commission for Intellectual Life and the Syndic of the Convent in Mainz.
Before his election, he was the Master of Students at the House of Studies in Mainz.
(3 February 2017)