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Monastic Hospitality: The Benedictines in England, C.1070-c.1250

Julie Kerr - Religion - 2007 - 244 pages
Hospitality was an integral part of medieval monastic life. In receiving guests the monks were following Christ's injunction and adhering to the Rule of St Benedict, as well as ...
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The Cistercians in the Middle Ages

Janet E. Burton, Julie Kerr - History - 2011 - 244 pages
The Cistercians (White Monks) were the most successful monastic experiment to emerge from the tumultuous intellectual and religious fervour of the eleventh and twelfth ...
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Living and Dying in England 1100-1540 : The Monastic Experience: The ...

Barbara Harvey - Architecture - 1993 - 308 pages
This fascinating account of daily life in Westminster Abbey, one of medieval England's most important monastic communities is also a broad exploration of some major themes in ...
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Daily Life in a Medieval Monastery

Sherri Olson - Religion - 2013 - 211 pages
How did the Western monastic tradition begin? What was monastic life typically like for a monk or nun? How was the institution of the monastery formative to Western culture ...
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Life in a Medieval Abbey

Tony McAleavy - Juvenile Nonfiction - 2003 - 64 pages
An excellent overview of the Middle Ages.
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The View from a Monastery

Benet Tvedten - Religion - 1999 - 193 pages
A Benedictine monk journeys behind the doors of a monastery to describe what life is like in an isolated, cloistered community that emphasizes the values of stability, honesty ...
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