Welcome to the association of the Order of Tiron
Mister Victor Provôt, mayor of Thiron-Gardais and President of the Order of Tiron’s Association, and Mister Stephane Bern, honourable member of the association.
The historical association of the Order of Tiron was organised around the memorie of the Order of Tiron and its mother abbey, from which some ruins still exist today. This site knew a valorisation in the last few years, notably thanks to Stephan Bern’s involvement, who became the owner of the Royal and Military College of Thiron-Gardais, attached to the abbey’s church, chich has could open its doors to the public.
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The Tiron Holy Trinity Abbey was imagined as defined based on the Saint Gall Abbey's plans, drew in the IXth century and renowned because they inspired most of benedictine monastic houses in Europe during the Middle Ages. Following this...
According to Bernard and his followers, this idea of a simple and pious life was possible by the strict observance of the Rule created by saint Benedict (480-547). We can even make a parallel between them both, who lived similar...
Nowadays, the heritage of Tiron-Gardais is still rich, full of the Tironenscian Order's memories. Around its mother abbey were born more than one hundred monastic houses on the lands of France and overseas. But who is at origins of this...