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The Benedictines and the book, 480-1980

The Benedictines and the book, 480-1980

an exhibition to commemorate the fifteenth centenary of the birth of St. Benedict

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Published by The Library in Oxford .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Benedict, -- Saint, Abbot of Monte Cassino -- Anniversaries, etc.,
  • Benedictines.,
  • Books -- History -- Exhibitions.,
  • Manuscripts -- Exhibitions.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementBodleian Library, Oxford.
    ContributionsBodleian Library.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination94 p. ;
    Number of Pages94
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22098104M
    ISBN 100900177772

    The Rule of Saint Benedict (Latin: Regula Sancti Benedicti) is a book of precepts written in by Benedict of Nursia (c. AD –) for monks living communally under the authority of an abbot. An 8th-century copy of the Rule of Saint Benedict. Books — A basic Benedictine library (on page ) Books — A list of Benedictine book lists and where to buy (on page ) Books — Most influential books in my oblate growth (on page ) Rule of St. Benedict — My favorite translation (on page ) Books for .

    The Benedictine Handbook is a wonderful resource for Benedictine Oblates and those interested in Benedictine spirituality or its life. Edited by Fr. Anthony Marett-Crosby, O.S.B., of Ampleforth Abbey in England, the book covers spirituality, history, and other related topics in several short essays by various international authors, many of whom are Benedictines or Cistercians (or people very. Any book on the Rule of St. Benedict, on Benedictine spirituality & Benedictine history qualifies for this list Score A book’s total score is based on multiple factors, including the number of people who have voted for it and how highly those voters ranked the book.

    Book Summary: The title of this book is The Benedictine Handbook and it was written by Anthony Marett-Crosby (Editor). This particular edition is in a Hardcover format. This books publish date is and it has a suggested retail price of $ It was published by Liturgical Press and has a total of pages in the book. Scriptorium (/ s k r ɪ p ˈ t ɔːr i ə m / ()), literally "a place for writing", is commonly used to refer to a room in medieval European monasteries devoted to the writing, copying and illuminating of manuscripts commonly handled by monastic r, lay scribes and illuminators from outside the monastery also assisted the clerical scribes.


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