Chimay Abbey

Chimay Abbey has been the name of two or three different religious houses in Chimay in Hainaut, Belgium.

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Chimay Abbey - Trappists
... In 1919 a convent of Trappist nuns, Chimay Abbey or Abbey of Our Lady of Peace (Abbaye de Notre-Dame de la Paix de Chimay) was established here ... It was exiled to Fourbechies in 1904, before coming to Chimay after World War I under the protection of the Trappist monastery, Scourmont Abbey, established at Scourmont in Chimay in 1850 ...

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