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St. Benedict of Nursia - Wikipedia


Benedict of Nursia is a Christian saint, who is venerated in the Eastern Orthodox Churches, the Catholic Church, the Oriental Orthodox Churches, the Anglican ...

St. Benedict - Saints & Angels - Catholic Online


Meditation on the life of St. Benedict, by Terry Matz.

CATHOLIC ENCYCLOPEDIA: St. Benedict of Nursia - New Advent


Founder of western monasticism, born at Nursia, c. 480; died at Monte Cassino, 543. The only authentic life of Benedict of Nursia is that contained in the second ...

St. Benedict - Benedictine Abbey of Christ in the Desert


Saint Benedict (480-547) was born in the district of Nursia (present-day Norcia), in Umbria, central Italy. He is regarded as the “Father of Western Monasticism” ...

College of Saint Benedict & Saint John's University


The College of Saint Benedict and Saint John's University are nationally leading liberal arts colleges whose unique partnership provides students with a highly ...

St. Benedict - EWTN.com


Novena to Saint Benedict Glorious Saint Benedict, sublime model of virtue, pure vessel of God's grace! Behold me humbly kneeling at your feet. I implore you in ...

Saint Benedict | Italian monk | Britannica.com


Sep 26, 2016 ... Saint Benedict, in full Saint Benedict of Nursia, Nursia also spelled Norcia (born c . 480, Nursia [Italy]—died c. 547, Monte Cassino; feast day ...

St. Benedict and the Dark Ages Video - Middle Ages - HISTORY.com


As Christianity spreads during the Dark Ages, St. Benedict gains a reputation for performing great miracles and also levying strict discipline.

St. Benedict Center - Christ the King Priory


Saint Benedict Center, an oasis of peace, is a non-profit, ecumenical retreat and conference center founded by the Missionary Benedictines of Christ the King ...

Softball - College of Saint Benedict


The official website for the College of Saint Benedict Blazers athletics.

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Saint Benedict of Nursia by Abbot Primate Jerome Theisen OSB. Life


Brief biography of Saint Benedict, born ca. 480 AD, he began his life as a monk in Subiaco and wrote a Rule for monasteries that civilized Europe. He and his ...

Saint Benedict – Franciscan Media


Benedict is well recognized in the later Dialogues of St. Gregory, but these are sketches to illustrate miraculous elements of his career. Benedict was born into a  ...

St. Benedict of Nursia, - EWTN.com


During this anarchic time appeared one of the noblest of the Fathers of the Western Church—St. Benedict of Nursia, founder of the great order which bears his ...