Dom Charles Albanese, abbot of Saint Benedict’s Abbey, Snowmass (Archdiocese of Denver, USA) since 2019, has presented, for personal reasons, his resignation to the Abbot General.
With the consent of his Council, the Abbot General accepted the resignation. It became effective on the 29th July 2022.
At the request of Dom Vincent Rogers, abbot of Spencer and Father Immediate of Snowmass, the Abbot General, with the consent of his council, has suspended the exercise of the autonomy of the community of Snowmass, according to the Statute of the Accompaniment of Fragile Communities (10+16).
Dom Vincent Rogers, abbot of Spencer and Father Immediate of Snowmass, has appointed on 29th July 2022, Dom Damian Carr, former abbot of Spencer, as Monastic Commissary of the Abbey of Snowmass.