June 15, 2023 4:19 pm

Mother Myriam Fontaine, Abbess of N.-D. de La Coudre, Laval (Diocese of Laval, France) since 1995, having reached the age of retirement mentioned in ST 40.A of the Constitutions, presented her resignation to the Abbot General. With the consent of his Council, the Abbot General accepted the resignation.

On 15 June 2023, the community of La Coudre elected Sister Béatrice Branchereau as Abbess of the community for a sixed term.

Mother Béatrice was born in 1969 in 1965 in Ancenis (France). She entered La Coudre in 1994 and made her solemn profession in 1999. At the time of her election, she was Novice Mistress.