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benedictio mensae


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John Cassian (c. 360—435)

St Benedict (c. 480—550) Italian hermit

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A liturgical form of grace developed in monastic circles from verses of the Psalms. Reference to it is found as early as Cassian (Inst. coenob. 7. 12) and St Benedict ...

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