Holy Spirit Province Saint-Esprit
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Ordo Fratrum Minorum

January archives snapshot

January archives snapshot


Inside the church of the Trappist Monastery at St. Norbert that the Franciscan friars in Winnipeg visited in the 1960s.

The Trappists moved to a new building by 1978. In 1983, the vacated church shown in the above picture and residential wing of the monastery was destroyed by a fire.

Below is an aerial view of the current site taken in August 2019. Photograph courtesy of George Penner of the Manitoba Historical Society.