Freitag, 27. Oktober 2006

Spring Bank: P. Bernard Prior Conv.

By decree of the Cistercian Congregation of Mehrerau at the Congregational Chapter in the 21 st of Sept. 2006, Our Lady of Spring Bank can elect a Conventual Prior for a 6 year term, when they have 5 solemnly professed monks.

As delegate of Dom Mauro-Giuseppe Lepori, Abbot of Hauterive and Father Immediate of OL of Springbank, Fr. Luke Anderson, Prior of the monastery of new Ringgold in Pennsylvania, presided and confirmed the election of Fr. Bernard McCoy, and installed him as Prior of the Abbey on October 24, 2006.