Friday, July 23, 2010

Famous French Trappist Abbot is Dead

In France on the 12th of July the famous Trappist Abbot, Dom André Louf (80) has died. He published countless spiritual works. The late Abbot was born in 1929 in Löwen. In October 1947 he joined the Trappists of Mont de Cats (Katsberg) in French-Flanders. From January 1963 to November 1997 he was the Abbot of the Cloister. Afterward he became a hermit living with the Sisters. Because of health problems he was returned to his mother monastery.

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