Esmeraldas

Location

Official Name Monasterio de Santa María de la Esperanza

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Country Ecuador

City Esmeraldas

Address Casilla

Contact Information

Telephone [593] (6) 24360 01 /-02 /-03

Telephone 2 Cell1 : [593] (9) 99 946 157

Telephone 3 Cell2 : [593] (9) 99 477 744

Community Email trapesme@andinanet.net

Superior Madre Celia Quezada Santos, 2017-2023

Other Informations

Juridical Status Major Priory

Diocese Vicariatus apostolicus Esmeraldensis (Esmeraldas)

OCSO Region REMILA

Founded/Restored 1992

Origins

Foundation of Tulebras. Erected as major priory 26 January 2000.

Father Immediate

Mepkin

Past Superiors

Miren GARAMENDI — Superior — 1992 – 26/01/2000
Miren GARAMENDI — Titular Prioress— 26/01/2000 – 18/01/2008
Mireya SANCHEZ MARTINEZ — Titular Prioress— 18/01/2008 – 29/10/2011
Madre Yosúa Llorente de la Peña, — Titular Prioress— 2012 – 2017

Work and Sources of Income

Hosts, binding, production of caramel pudding, sale of honey, manufacture of wax and honey products, crafts, liturgical ornaments, guest house

Guest Facilities

On average twelve

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