September 3, 2016 9:42 am

September 2, 2016: Dom Amandus Prick was born in 1917 in Maastricht (The Netherlands). He entered Tegelen in 1938, made his solemn profession in 1943 and was ordained a priest in 1945. Dom Amandus was Abbot of Tegelen from 1956 until the closure of the monastery in 2002. He was 99 years old, had been in monastic vows for 76 years and 71 years a priest when the Lord called him.