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(Français) 21 mars, fête de Saint Benoît.

Ce vendredi 21 mars, Villatalla est en fête. Les cloches sonnent à toutes volées et les villageois s’empressent vers la petite paroisse Saint Michel pour assister à la messe solennelle, présidée par Don Giovanni Pina (jeune prêtre ordonné le mois … Continue reading

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(Français) 27 janvier : Grande promenade chez Frère Toussaint

Après les fêtes de Noël et du nouvel an, grande promenade communautaire. Nous prenons la voiture et rejoignons en une heure de temps l’ermitage de notre Frère Toussaint, situé dans l’arrière pays d’Albenga à 1000 mètres d’altitude et à 10 … Continue reading

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Merry Christmas and Happy New Year 2014!

“Christmas is coming. Great joy in the sky, some peace on earth in spite of the trial of exile, that the hardness of men makes more bitter!” Dom Gerard’s words, he addressed on december 8th 1990 to the Friends of … Continue reading

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Come to the aid of the monks of Villatalla!

Last year, we had already asked for your help to purchase a home required for the development of our community. The previous owner had charitably agreed to be paid in three annual installments. Thanks to your donations we were able … Continue reading

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Our farm work: the chicken coop, the olive grove and kitchen garden.

Since a few months we have acquired about twenty young hens that we temporarily place in the place in the part of “henhouse Saint-Jean” wich is still a cowshed. Treated with kid gloves, they generously repay us with an average … Continue reading

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Rome: Summorum Pontificum pilgrimage

As part of the Year of Faith, the Summorum Pontificum Coetus Internationalis organized from October 24 to 27 his second pilgrimage to Rome. Because of the context of persecution, the word is not too strong, to wich the Apostolic Congregation … Continue reading

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October 23rd : death of the senior woman of Villatalla.

Suffering for 3 months of a stroke, the Senior of Villatalla, Flavia, 98 years old, rendered his soul to God. It was she who hitherto held the organ every Sunday and feast days. Every afternoon, she went through the only … Continue reading

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(Français) 16 octobre: visite monastique inattendue !

The Rd Dom Christophe Chapuis, from the abbey of En Calcat, visiting Villatalla. Le RP Dom Christophe Chapuis, de l’abbaye d’En Calcat, nous a rendu une courte visite. Après la crise Conciliaire et post Conciliaire qu’a connue son monastère, il … Continue reading

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Another visit… from Brazil !

Brother Anthony, of Brazilian origin and former novice of Father Jehan in Le Barroux, has joined the community for over a year. Her older sister Myriam came from Salvador in Bahia state in Brazil for a great tour: the joy … Continue reading

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August 15th 2013 : Brother Gabriel Clothing Ceremony

For the Feast of the Assumption, Brother Bertrand de Lapasse received the holy habit and now bears the name of Brother Gabriel. Is not his angelic patron the heavenly model of devotees to the Immaculate? He who received the mission … Continue reading

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