Category Archives: Monks

Fr. Nicholas

Give thanks to God for the life of

the Reverend Dom Nicholas Seymour O.S.B.

Monk of Alton Abbey

Born 20 October 1939

Professed 21 March 1987

Ordained Deacon 1 November 1996

Ordained Priest 20 June 1997

Died peacefully at 9.10a.m. on 9 July 2016

Please pray for the repose of his soul.


( Details for the funeral will be posted at a later date.)

First Profession

The-CommunityOn 11 June 2014, the Chapter of monks in Life Profession elected Brother Anthony Witherspoon to make his First Profession as a Benedictine Monk for a period of three years and one month. Invitations will be sent to the Oblates and Companions in the coming days. The election took place on Brother Anthony’s birthday.