Venerable Wilhelm Nikolaus Eberschweiler

Venerable Wilhelm Nikolaus EberschweilerProfile

Wilhelm was raised in a pious family; he and three of his brothers all joined the Jesuits. Wilhelm began his novitiate in 1858, and made his solemn profession in 1872. Ordained a priest of 1868. For nearly 50 years he served as novice master and rector of novices in Prussia, England, and the Netherlands, helping form the spiritual lives of hundreds of lay people, brothers and Jesuit priests.

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  • “Venerable Wilhelm Nikolaus Eberschweiler“. CatholicSaints.Info. 19 July 2021. Web. 30 July 2021. <>