Bon Conseil

Location

Official Name Abbaye N.-D. du Bon Conseil

16

Country Canada

City Québec, Qc

Address Les soeurs Cisterciennes - 260, Boulevard Langelier

Postcode G1K 5N1

Contact Information

Telephone (418) 529 - 0931 poste 26738

Superior Mère Marie St-Pierre, Abbesse 1989

Other Informations

Juridical Status Abbey

Diocese Archidioecesis Quebecensis (Québec)

OCSO Region CAN

Founded/Restored 1902

Origins

Foundation by Bonneval in 1902. Autonomy in 1923. Erected as an priory in 1924. Erected as an abbey in 1927. Transferred to Saint-Benoît Labre in 2001.

History

The foundation of N.D. du Bon Conseil began in 1902, as a refuge in the event of expulsion from France. The community developed and in 1906 the general chapter authorized admission of novices and profession of vows.
In 1953 the nuns made solemn vows.

Father Immediate

Val Notre-Dame

Past Superiors

Joseph FABRE, Superior 21/11/1902 – 05/07/1907
Séraphine VAISSETTES, Superior 13/09/1907 – 18/01/1919
Michaél BRUNET, Superior 24/05/1919 – 02/11/1921
Charité COSTECALDE, Superior, 08/03/1922 – 24/08/1924; Prioress 24/08/1924 – 26/10/1927; Abbess 26/10/1927 – 04/08/1933
Raphaël LECLERC, Abbess, 04/08/1933 – 04/08/1939
Marie du Rosaire LAMARCHE, Abbess, 04/08/1939 – 04/08/1954
Monique CARRIER, Abbess 04/08/1954 – 04/08/1972
Françoise LEMIEUX, Abbess, 04/08/1972 – 28/10/1989

Work and Sources of Income

Chocolate factory

Guest Facilities

7 rooms

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