Abtei Unserer Lieben Frau von Gethsemani, Zisterzienserabtei der strengeren Observanz (»Trappisten«) in Trappist, Kentucky, USA. Gegründet 1848 von Melleray, Abtei seit 1850.


  • Gethsemani Abbey : a narrative / of the late Abbot Eutropius of the Foundation of the Trappist Monastery at Gethsemani, Kentucky ; with an account of its present state by the Rt. Rev. Edmund M. Obrecht on the occasion of the golden jubilee of its foundation celebrated A.D. 1899. [S.l.: s.n., 1899] [Digitalisat]
  • Aprile, Dianne: The Abbey of Gethsemani : place of peace and paradox : 150 years in the life of America's oldest Trappist monastery. Louisville, Ky. : Trout Lily Press, 1998

Artikel in Nachschlagewerken

  • Obrecht, Edmond: Abbey of Our Lady of Gethsemani. In: The Catholic Encyclopedia. Bd. 6. New York: Robert Appleton Company, 1909


  • [M. Amedeus ocso]: The Right Reverend Dom M. Edmond Obrecht, OCSO, fourth Abbot of Our Lady of Gethsemani (1852–1935). – Gethsemani 1937
  • M. Raymond ocso: The Less Travelled Road : a memoir of Dom Mary Frederic Dunne, o.c.s.o., first American Trappist abbot. Milwaukee : Bruce Pub., 1953