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coenobitism


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St Benedict (c. 480—550) Italian hermit

 

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Form of monasticism where monks live under a regula (rule) and an abbot, keeping a strictly common life by following a shared schedule of work, prayer, and meditation. Coenobitic monks ...

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


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