Rekem
Community ID
 
2026
 
Town
 
Mechelen-sur-Meuse
 
Diocese
 
Liege
 
Region
 
Liege
 
Corporate Status
 
Priory
 
Date Founded
 
1124 at Mont Cornillon. Refounded: 1140 at Rekem.
 
Religious Order
 
Norbertine
 
Foundation Information
 

The Premonstratensian double house of Mont Cornillon moved its sisters to Rekem in 1140.

 
Dependency Of
 

Mont Cornillon

 
Miscellaneous Information
 

Rare Norbertine house that survives to 18th century

 
Contributors
 
Bruce L. Venarde
 
Date Started
 
1124
 
Length
 
316