Kopua

Adresse

Nom Officiel Southern Star Abbey

69

Pays New Zealand

Ville Hawke's Bay

Adresse 533 Kopua Rd - RD 2 Takapau

Code Postal 4287

Contact

Téléphone [64] (6) 855-8239

Email Communauté [email protected]

Hôtellerie E-mail [email protected]

Site kopuamonastery.org.nz/

Supérieur(e) Dom Niko Verkley, Superior ad nutum 2016

Autres Informations

Statut Juridique Abbey

Diocèse Dioecesis Palmerstonaquiloniana (Palmerston North)

Région OCSO ORIENS

Fondée/Restaurée 1954

Origine

Founded by Mt Melleray. Erected as abbey April 1960.

Histoire

1954 Authorized by the General Chapter of 1953 to begin the foundation, the six founders leave Mt Melleray on 1 May 1954. They arrive in New Zealand in June to begin the regular life.
On 6 November the novitiate is opened.

2000 – The community commences a program of discernment about its future. Eventually a Vision for the Future is articulated.

2003 – Rosalie Prescott – patron of the monastery – dies at the age of 103.

2004 – The community celebrates the Golden Jubilee of its foundation.

2008 – The new Guest House is opened in June.

Père Immédiat

Mount Melleray / Delegate of the Father Immediate to Tarrawarra from 2016 to 2017 ; Tarrawarra since 2018

Laïcs associés

Associates of Southern Star Abbey

Ancien(ne)s Supérieur(e)s

Basil HAYES — Superior — 9/06/1954 – 08/04/1960
Joachim MURPHY — Abbot — 08/04/1960 – 30/09/1986
Basil HAYES (2) — Abbot — 20/10/1986 – 20/06/1989
John Kelly — Sup.ad nutum 15/02/1990 – 19/03/1992
John Kelly — Abbot — 19/03/1992 05/03/1998
Brian Keogh —Abbot —  05/03/1998–19/03/2015
John Pettite — Sup.ad nutum — 2015-2016

Travail et Sources de Revenus

Dairy Farm

Capacité d'Accueil

For 12 persons One hermitage

Moyens de transport

Airport : Napier.

Monastères

  • Hinojo

    Argentina

  • Gedono

    Indonesia

  • Assomption

    Canada