December 28, 2017 2:28 pm

Following the decision of the General Chapter of 2017, vote 49 (cfr. Acts of the 3rd Single General Chapter, p. 15), the Congregation for Institutes of Consecrated Life and Societies of Apostolic Life (CIVCSVA) has nominated, Father Bernard Duymentz, of La Trappe, Apostolical Commissary of the Monastery of Bricquebec (France). The appointment became effective on December 28, 2017.
As Apostolical Commissary Dom Bernard has the full governing powers for the Community of Bricquebec.

Father Bernard was born in 1942 in Paris (France). He entered La Trappe in 1978, made solemn profession in 1983 and was ordained priest in 1984. At the time of his nomination, he was Cellerar of the Community of La Trappe.