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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
A full and comprehensive survey of the development of the Cistercian Order which emerged from the tumultuous intellectual and religious fervour of the eleventh and twelfth ...
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Introduction to Energy and Climate: Developing a Sustainable Environment

Julie Kerr - Technology & Engineering - 2017 - 462 pages
The purpose of this textbook is to provide a well-rounded working knowledge of both climate change and environmental sustainability for a wide range of students. Students will ...
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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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The I.B.Tauris History of Monasticism: The Western Tradition

G.R. Evans - Religion - 2015 - 320 pages
From the earliest centuries of the church, asceticism and the contemplative life have been profoundly important aspects not just of western Christianity but of western ...
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Aelred the Peacemaker: The Public Life of a Cistercian Abbot

Jean Truax - Religion - 2017 - 340 pages
In addition to being a prolific spiritual writer and the abbot of the premier Cistercian monastery in northern England, Aelred of Rievaulx somehow found the time and the ...
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The Age of the Cloister: The Story of Monastic Life in the Middle Ages

Christopher Nugent Lawrence Brooke - History - 2003 - 356 pages
Among the most beautiful, spiritual and evocative structures in stone ever built are the medieval monasteries of Europe. The importance of the monastic world, its ideas and ...
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Life in a Monastery

Stephen Hebron - History - 2006 - 300 pages
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Medieval Monasticism: Forms of Religious Life in Western Europe in the ...

C.H. Lawrence - History - 2014 - 344 pages
Hugh Lawrence's book ranges right across Europe and the Middle East as well as reconstructing the internal life, experience and aims of the medieval cloister, he also explores ...
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