CîteauxMarch 26, 2018 9:25 am
March 24, 2018: Dom Loys Samson was born in 1921 in Cosne (France). He entered Cîteaux in 1946, made his solemn profession in 1952 and was ordained a priest in 1954.
Dom Loys was abbot of Cîteaux from 1969 to 1993 then Counsellor of the Abbot General from 1993 to 1999. He was 97 years old, had been in monastic vows for 69 years and 63 years a priest when the Lord called him.
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