Sainte-Marie du Désert Abbey

Bellegarde-Sainte-Marie, France

Sainte-Marie du Désert Abbey was founded in 1852. It was raised to the status of priory in 1855, and to abbey in 1861. The abbey was founded on the pilgrimage site of Marie Desclassan's tomb, who lived in there eremitic life in 1109-1117.

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Founded: 1852
Category: Religious sites in France

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Camille Vigouroux (5 months ago)
Ideal for resting, being with oneself, and sharing a healthy human and spiritual conviviality.
carmencha chavez (6 months ago)
It is an inspiring and peaceful place, I thank the monks who are there until today, October 3, and I wish them to continue being the Light of God wherever they go
Eric Lassabe (10 months ago)
Very beautiful place full of serenity and spirituality
Chantal GICQUEL (14 months ago)
Very beautiful place of worship. Magnificent architecture, and pretty stained glass windows.
alain fougery (15 months ago)
Wonderful place of serenity where we meet people who bring peace
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