Renowned author and oldest monk in Ample-forth Abbey dies aged 98

Abbot Patrick Barry, OSB, the Abbot-Emeritus of Ample-forth Abbey and Ample-forth Abbey’s oldest monk passed away peacefully in the monastery infirmary at Ample-forth Abbey on Sunday 21 February 2016. His death was marked with the traditional ringing of the bell in the abbey church tower, with one toll for each year of his life. Noel… Continue reading Renowned author and oldest monk in Ample-forth Abbey dies aged 98