By Sherri Olson
A learn of existence inside of medieval monasteries that explores monastic spirituality, day-by-day exercises, touch with the skin international, and the ancient impression of those foundational associations at the Western world.
• Surveys the historical past of the monastery, describing its origins, function, geographic unfold, and effect at the greater society
• presents a glimpse of the wealthy and infrequently idiosyncratic facts that survives for medieval monasteries
• Emphasizes the pervasiveness of monasticism in medieval Europe, the flexibility of the monastic culture, and its striking survival
• Brings to existence the inner adventure of a standard monk or nun, permitting readers to appreciate what attracts a few contributors to the monastic life
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