Viaceli

Dirección

Nombre Oficial Abadía Cisterciense de Viaceli

46

País Spain

Ciudad Cóbreces (Cantabria)

Código Postal E-39320

Contacto

Teléfono [34] (942) 72 50 17

Fax [34] (942) 72 50 86

Email Comunidad ocso.viaceli@confer.es

Pais www.monasterioviaceli.com

Superiore/a Dom José Luis Monge García, Sup ad nutum

Otras Informaciones

Estatuto Jurídico Abbey

Diócesis Dioecesis Santanderiensis (Santander)

Región OCSO RE

(Re)fundado 1908

Orígenes

Founded by Désert (1903-1908): raised to the rank of priory in 1920 and to the rank of abbey in 1926

Pais

1903: Founded by Désert, erected canonically in 1908, but the first prior was not elected until 1920.

1927: The General Chapter authorized the foundation of Huerta (Soria).

1936: During the Civil War, the community was imprisoned, the monastery left abandoned and partially pillaged.  17 monks died, 14 of whom can be considered martyrs.  The abbot Dom Emmanuel Fleche was also imprisoned, but released at the request of the French government.  After a few months’ interruption, regular life resumed.

1951: restoration of the church on the feast of Christ the King, 29 October.

1954: Viaceli accepts in principle the restoration of monastic life at Sobrado.   Fr. Cid oversaw the restoration of Sobrado carried out by the Spanish government.

Pais

Huerta (1930), Sobrado (1966), Jarabacoa (1986)

Padre Inmediato

Désert

Pais

Huerta, Sobrado, Jarabacoa, Avila, Carrizo

Pais

P. Pio Heredia and companions, martyrs

Antiguos(as) Superiores(as)

Emmanuel FLECHÉ ROUSSÉ — Superior — 14/07/1907 -30/11/1920
Emmanuel FLECHÉ ROUSSÉ — Titular Prior — 30/11/1920 – 16/10/1926
Emmanuel FLECHÉ ROUSSÉ — Abbot — 16/10/1926 – 31/01/1940
Jesús ALVAREZ ALVAREZ — Abbot — 01/03/1940 – 10/02/1943 (v.55)
Teofilo SANDOVAL FERNÁNDEZ — Sup. ad nutum — 17/02/1943 – ?/04/1949
Luis YAGÜE MARTÍN — Abbot — 25/04/1949 – 17/09/1958
Ceferino GARCIA — Abbot — 22/10/1958 – 03/01/1975
Mariano BALLANO — Abbot — 06/02/1975 – 16/10/1977 (v.91)
Alfonso LLUCH — Abbot — 04/11/1977 – 05/11/1983
Jose-María de PRADA — Abbot — 21/12/1983 – 21/12/1989
Doroteo-Pio MORENO — Abbot — 21/12/1989 – 29/11/1995
Alejandro CASTRO RODRIGUEZ — Abbot — 14/12/1995 – 14/09/2018

Trabajo y Fuentes de Ingresos

Cheese factory

Hospedaje

27 persons

Pais

Estación : Torrelavega, 15 km. Autobús : Santander-Cóbreces ; Torrelavega-Cóbreces. Aeropuerto : Santander, 35 km.

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