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Cistercians - Today - Organisation
... In general, these communities are growing faster than those in other parts of the world ... The abbots and abbesses of each branch meet every three years at the Mixed General Meeting, chaired by the Abbot General, to make decisions concerning the ... Between these meetings the Abbot General and his Council, who reside in Rome, are in charge of the Order's affairs ...

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