Adam of Perseigne

(d. 1221)

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(d. 1221)

*Cistercian abbot of Perseigne (1188–1221), near Alençon. Adam is best known as a spiritual writer of over 200 sermons and 35 letters. He helped preach the Fourth Crusade and conferred with the mystic Joachim of Fiore.


Subjects: Medieval and Renaissance History (500 to 1500).

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