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Brief biography of
Meditation on the life of
It is unfortunate that no contemporary biography was written of a man who has
exercised the greatest influence on monasticism in the West.
Founder of western monasticism, born at Nursia, c. 480; died at Monte Cassino,
543. The only authentic life of
During this anarchic time appeared one of the noblest of the Fathers of the
Biography and description of His Order.