Désert

Dirección

Nombre Oficial Abbaye Sainte-Marie du Désert

22

País France

Ciudad Bellegarde-Sainte-Marie

Código Postal F-31530

Contacto

Teléfono [33] (5) 62 13 45 45

Email Comunidad communaute@abbayedudesert.com

Pais abbayedudesert.com

Superiore/a Dom Pierre-André Burton, Abbé 2013

Otras Informaciones

Estatuto Jurídico Abbey

Diócesis Archidioecesis Tolosana (Toulouse)

Región OCSO RéCiF

(Re)fundado 1852

Orígenes

Founded by Aiguebelle in 1852. It was raised to the status of priory in 1855, and to abbey in 1861.

Pais

1862: Assuming the care of the Cistercian nuns of Blagnac (France).

1874, 19 August: Consecration of the church.

1881: (around 1881) Assumption of the care of the Cistercian nuns of Espira de l’Agly in the diocese of Perpignan (France).  The community was expelled from France in 1904 and took refuge in Spain at Herrera, where it came under the paternity of San Isidro.  This is today’s community of Echourgnac in the diocese of Perigueux (France).

1882: Assumption of the care of the monks of Divielle, a foundation of Melleray, expelled to Spain.  At this time they were located at N. D. de Hort, then moved to Bellpuig, then to Val St. Jose and finally to La Oliva where they came under the paternity of San Isidro.

1901: (around 1901) foundation of a refuge in Spain, which became the abbey of Viaceli in the diocese of Santander.

1954, 8 January: Fire breaks out in the novitiate; there is limited damage.

Pais

San Isidro (1890); Viaceli (1908)

Padre Inmediato

Aiguebelle until 1972, then Neiges.

Pais

Igny (monks) 1875-1927, San Isidro, Viaceli, Rivet

Pais

Laïcs Associés de la communauté cistercienne du Désert

Pais

Bl. Joseph Cassant

Antiguos(as) Superiores(as)

Bernard RAYMOND — Superior — 21/12/1852 – 21/12/1853 (v.21)
Marcel BLACHERE — Superior — 21/12/1853 – 21/06/1855
Prieur — Prieur — 21/06/1855 – 16/02/1861
Marie DAVERAT — Abbot — 17/02/1861 – 08/05/1867
Etienne SALASC — Abbot — 25/07/1867 – 06/08/1881 (v.2)
Candide ALBALAT y PUIGGERVER — Abbot — 19/09/1881 – 24/09/1911
André MALET — Abbot — 23/10/1911 – 24/10/1936
Joseph-Marie VILANOVE — Abbot — 17/12/1936 – 31/05/1948
Jean de la Croix PRZYLUSKI — Abbot — 02/08/1948 – 05/02/1964
Adolphe LINET — Abbot — 04/03/1964 – 26/07/1966
Alexandre DECABOOTER — Sup.ad nutum — ?/ ?/1966 – 03/03/1967
Alexandre DECABOOTER — Abbot — 03/03/1967 – 09/03/1986

Dom Jean-Marie Couvreur, Sup. ad nutum 1986, Abbé 1987-02/04/2013

Trabajo y Fuentes de Ingresos

Workshops (production and sale) of the Eaux de toilette Chantelle osb; shop (monastic products and religious books); production and processing of venison (meat and pate).

Hospedaje

25 rooms

Pais

Gare destinataire : Isle-Jourdain, 15 km. Autobus : Toulouse-Lévignac, 5 km; Toulouse-Thil, 5 km. Aéroport : Toulouse/Blagnac, 25 km.

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