Love of Solitude in the monastic life
29 April 2014A 12th century french Cistercian monk and Abbot, Adam of Perseigne was well known for his holiness and wisdom and sought after for his counsel by the great personages of his time. His reflection on
Christmas Reflection by Mother Marie
24 December 2013Two years ago I attended a meeting of the Order in Assisi during which we had a free day. Buses were organised to go to various places of interest. I signed up to go to Florence, I wanted to see Fra
Feast of Blessed Joseph-Marie Cassant, Cistercian Monk
17 June 2013Joseph-Marie Cassant was born on the 6th of March, 1878, at Casseneuil, Lot-et-Garonne, in the diocese of Agen, France, into a family of orchard-keepers. The second child born to the family, he had
Feast of Blessed Gerard, Brother of St Bernard
14 June 2013Today, 14 June, is the feast of Blessed Gerard, Cistercian monk and blood brother of St Bernard. That Gerard was a deeply committed monk and faithful model of the monastic way of life is well Previous Page | Next Page
We have made an unexpected discovery here at the Abbey!
Our builders went to
The Abbess and community would like to wish you all a Blessed and joyful Easter.