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

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St. Benedict is believed to have been born around 480, as the son to a Roman noble of Norcia and the twin to his sister, Scholastica. In the fifth century, the ...

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July 11. Saint Benedict is known as the Father of Western Monasticism due to his great influence on the shape and character of monastic life in the west. Living.

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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 ...

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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 ...

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Information about the Medal of Saint Benedict from the Order of Saint Benedict at Saint John's Abbey, Collegeville, MN 56321-2015 USA.

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Information about the Rule of Saint Benedict, written in the sixth century as a guide for some to live according to Jesus Christ's Gospel for women and men.

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Born to the Roman nobility. Twin brother of Saint Scholastica. Studied in Rome, Italy, but was dismayed by the lack of discipline and the lackadasical attitude of ...

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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” ...

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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 ...