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rule of Saint Benedict.

Benedict Saint, Abbot of Monte Cassino.

rule of Saint Benedict.

by Benedict Saint, Abbot of Monte Cassino.

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Published by Cooper Square Publishers in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Italy
    • Subjects:
    • Monasticism and religious orders -- Italy -- History -- Middle Ages, 600-1500 -- Sources

    • Edition Notes

      StatementTranslated with an introd. by Cardinal Gasquet.
      SeriesThe Medieval library
      ContributionsGasquet, Francis Aidan, 1846-1929.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsBX3004 .E6 1966
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxxviii, 130 p.
      Number of Pages130
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5998034M
      LC Control Number66030730

      Saint Benedict contributed more than anyone else to the rise of monasticism in the West. His Rule was the foundational document for thousands of religious communities in the Middle Ages. To this day, The Rule of St. Benedict is the most common and influential Rule used by monasteries and monks, more than 1, years after its : c. AD 2 March , Norcia, Umbria, Kingdom of Italy. The Rule of Saint Benedict by Benedict of Nursia avg. rating 3, Ratings Composed nearly fifteen hundred years ago by the father of Western monasticism, The Rule of St. Benedict has for centuries been the guide of religious communities.

        ST. BENEDICT OF NURSIA ( - ) Quote: The Rule of Saint Benedict (Regula Benedicti) is a book of precepts written by St. Benedict of Nursia for .   The Rule of St. Benedict (regula Benedicti) was written by Benedict (c. AD ) as a rule for communal life under the order of an abbot (the head of the abbey).For fifteen centuries, it has served as a leading guide for balanced monastic living. And these days, Benedict is making a comeback, thanks in no small part to Rod Dreher’s bestselling The Benedict Option, which picked up on.

      April 5, Br. Anselm Philip King-Lowe, OSB Benedictine Spirituality, Contemplative Prayer, Prayer and Spirituality, St. Moses, The Rule of St. Benedict Centering Prayer, Contemplative Prayer, Faith and Trust, Healing and Reconciliation, Holy Week, Hope, Lectio Divina, Letting Go, The Cross, The Paschal Mystery, The Rule of St. Benedict. Saint Benedict, founder of the Benedictine monastery at Monte Cassino and father of Western monasticism; the rule that he established became the norm for monastic living throughout Europe. In Pope Paul VI proclaimed him the patron saint of all Europe. Learn more about Saint Benedict in .


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Rule of Saint Benedict - Wikipedia. Benedict's Rule, formulated in the sixth century, is among the most comprehensive and vital rules of life in the history of monasticism.

Benedict was a tough guy--his standards of obedience, humility, and contemplation can sound awfully rigid to contemporary ears/5(45). The Rule of St.

Benedict (An Image Book Original) Paperback – September 1, by Benedict of Nursia (Author), Anthony C. Meisel (Translator), M. del Mastro (Translator) out of 5 stars 14 ratings See all 4 formats and editions/5(14).

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The Rule of St. Benedict, or simply ‘the Rule’ (or RB) was written by Rule of Saint Benedict. book. Benedict of Nursia, considered by some the Father of Western Monasticism and his Rule—which are guidelines for living in community—is the model for all others which came after.4/5().

The text of the Rule is or very nearly is the classic Edition of the Rule Translated by Rev. Boniface Verheyen, OSB of Saint Benedict's Abbey, Atchison, Kansas.

It is one of few beautiful modern translations of the Rule/5(76). Benedict wrote a rule for monks to live by that would be "nothing harsh, nothing burdensome.". [NOTE: Benedict's rule reflects the Roman Catholic teaching that salvation is based upon faith in Christ and the good works of the believer.] "Live in fear of judgment day and have a great horror of hell" (Chapter )/5().

The Rule of St. Benedict 1 The Rule of Saint Benedict (Translated into English. A Pax Book, preface by W.K. Lowther Clarke. London: S.P.C.K., ) PROLOGUE Hearken continually within thine heart, O son, giving attentive ear to the precepts of thy master.

Understand with willing mind and effectually fulfil thy holy father’s admonition; that thou. Almost all we know about St Benedict comes from St Gregory the Great's Dialogues, where he says that Benedict, vir Dei benedictus, the blessed man of God, 'wrote a Rule for monks that is remarkable for its discretion and its clarity of language' (Dialogues, B ch.

36) Although the original manuscript of the Rule (often referred to by its initials, RB) has been lost, the Codex San Gallensisfrom the early. The Rule of St. Benedict: With Explanatory Notes and millions of other books are available for Amazon Kindle.

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How to Live: What the Rule of St. Benedict Teaches Us About Happiness, Meaning, and Community by Judith Valente, Martin E. Marty, et al. | Apr 1, out of 5 stars Benedict’s Rule: A Translation and Commentary by Terrence G.

Kardong, O.S.B. is the first line-by-line exegesis of the entire Rule of Benedict written originally in English. This full commentary — predominately literary and historical criticism — is based on and includes a Latin text of Regula Benedicti (Liturgical Press).

by St. Benedict 1. The explicit purpose of Benedict's Rule was to teach monks and their superiors how to live the monastic life. Today, nonmonastic readers approach the Rule in.

4 Rule of St. Benedict Saint Benedict, Abbot of Monte Cassino. CHAPTER II. What Kind of Man the Abbot Ought to Be The Abbot who is worthy to be over a monastery, ought always to be mindful of what he is called, and make his works square with his name of Size: KB. This rulebook for the monastic life was written by Benedict around This actually makes it earlier, as a document, than some of the ones in the Early Church volume; but it belongs in the Middle Ages because it was lived out day by day by countless monks and nuns across the whole of Europe throughout every century of that period.

Books shelved as st-benedict: The Rule of Saint Benedict by Benedict of Nursia, Seeking God: The Way of St. Benedict by Esther de Waal, Wisdom Distilled. The Rule of Saint Benedict or Regula Benedict was written by Saint Benedict of Nurisa, the patron saint of Europe.

This work is a compilation of instructions for communal monks who live in. Saint Benedict of Nursia (c. AD - AD) founded twelve monasteries, the best known of which was his first monastery at Monte Cassino in Italy. Benedict wrote a set of rules governing his monks, the Rule of Saint Benedict, one of the more influential documents in Western Civilization.

Benedict was canonized a saint in Pages: About The Rule of Saint Benedict. Composed nearly fifteen hundred years ago by the father of Western monasticism, The Rule of St. Benedict has for centuries been the guide of religious communities.

Benedict’s rules of obedience, humility, and contemplation are not only prerequisites for formal religious societies, they also provide an invaluable model for anyone desiring to live more simply. One of the most influential texts in the Middle Ages, The Rule of Saint Benedict offers guidance about both the spiritual and organizational dimensions, from the loftiest to the lowliest, of monastic life.

This new Latin-English edition has features of interest for first-time readers of the Rule as well as for scholars of medieval history and language. The Rule of St. Benedict Saint BENEDICT OF NURSIA ( - ) Quote: The Rule of Saint Benedict (Regula Benedicti) is a book of precepts written by St.

Benedict of Nursia for monks living communally under the authority of an abbot. Since about the 7th century it .Rule of St. Benedict. From the Catholic Encyclopedia. This work holds the first place among monastic legislative codes, and was by far the most important factor in the organization and spread of monasticism in the West.

For its general character and also its illustration of St. Benedict's own life, see the article SAINT BENEDICT.This rule of life is - in Christ - the heart and soul of the most successful religious order in history.

Written by a spiritual father for his children, The Rule of St. Benedict is not only an ideal guide for the individual wishing to follow the Benedictine path; it is also an indispensable tool for the spiritualization of family life.

A timeless classic by the founder of Western monasticism.