On 25 March 2012, at the Church of the Most Holy Trinity and the Passionist monastery of Schwarzenfeld in Bavaria (Germany), Johannes Rothärmel and Markus Seidler professed perpetual vows in the Congregation of the Passion.

On 20 April Johannes will be ordained a deacon in Munich (Germany), whereas Markus is completing his theological studies at the “Studium Rudolphinum” of Regensburg.