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St. Benedict; a character study

Ildefons Herwegen

St. Benedict; a character study

by Ildefons Herwegen

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Published by Sands & co. in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Benedict, -- Saint, Abbot of Monte Cassino

  • Edition Notes

    Statementfrom the pen of Rt. Rev. Ildephonsus Herwegen. Translated by Dom. Peter Nugent.
    ContributionsNugent, Peter, tr.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination183 p.
    Number of Pages183
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17952965M

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Benedict’s supreme achievement was to provide a succinct and complete directory for the government and the spiritual and material well-being of a monastery.

His Rule carefully integrated prayer, manual labor, and study into a well-rounded daily routine. Additional Physical Format: Online version: Herwegen, Ildephons, St. Benedict; a character study. London, Sands & Co., (OCoLC) Benedict was sent to Rome to study, but was disappointed by the life he found there.

Benedict matured both in mind and character, in knowledge of himself and of his fellow-man, and at the same time he became not merely known to, "Life and Miracles of St Benedict". Dialogues. Book 2. 51– Guéranger, Prosper ().Born: c. AD 2 MarchNorcia, Umbria.

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Founder of western monasticism, born at Nursia, c. ; died at Monte Cassino, The only authentic life of Benedict of Nursia is that contained in the second book of St. Gregory's "Dialogues". It is rather a character sketch than a biography and consists, for the most part, of a number of miraculous incidents, which, although they illustrate the life of the saint, give little help towards a.

The most important source on Benedict’s life is the second book of St. Gregory the Great’s “Dialogues,” in which he gives us a model for human life in the climb towards the summit of perfection. Pope Benedict XVI gave the following address concerning St. Benedict of Norcia in St.

Peter’s Square April 9, (St. The Rule is intended for monks trying to live holy lives, so these men are essentially the protagonists. The antagonists would be the threats and temptations of the world and of the flesh, and St.

Benedict's Rule must effectively curb these while allowing the monks some little freedom. Benedict summarized his vision of community life in his Rule for Monks: “ a book commendable both for its good sense and attractive style.

If any one wishes to study his character and manner of life more closely, he will find it embodied in the precepts of that rule, for he could have not taught otherwise than he lived” (St. Gregory. St Benedict of Norcia, with his life and his work, had a fundamental influence on the development of European civilization and culture.

The most important source on Benedict's life is the second book of St Gregory the Great's Dialogues. It is not a biography in the classical sense. Saint Benedict Press, since its founding inhas published Catholic Bibles, parish programs, literature and prayer books reflective of a traditional Catholic worldview.

We are the only publisher of all three major English translations of the Catholic Bible: the Douay-Rheims, RSV-CE, and the NABRE. A list of these books include: The Rule of St. Benedict, Tao Te Ching, I Ching, Mencius, Confucius, The Dhammapada, St.

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For many, however, the Benedict Option (BenOpt) is. St Benedict of Nursia is celebrated on 11th July. He is known for his 'Rule for Monks', which became the model for all Western monasticism, as well as many other developments of 'Benedictine Spirituality'.

These books will assist you in incorporating the spiritual wisdom of the monastic tradition into your life. Rule of St. Benedict Homework Help Questions. What does chapter 51 mean in the Rule of St.

Benedict. The Rule of Saint Benedict is a charter by which Benedictine monks live their lives. This monastic rule was written by St Benedict (c. ) to guide communities of monks based on social order, humility and The tours and religious services were inspiring.

While at the monastery, I acquired a copy of the "Rule of St. Benedict in English" published by the Liturgical Press in /5(21). Study Guide for The Rule of Saint Benedict. The Rule of Saint Benedict study guide contains a biography of Benedict of Nursia, literature essays, quiz questions, major themes, characters, and a full summary and analysis.

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

Gregory's "Dialogues". It is rather a character sketch than a biography and consists, for the most part, of a number of miraculous incidents, which, although they illustrate the life of the saint, give little help towards. A Critical Study of the Rule of Benedict, the work of Dom Adalbert de Vogüé OSB, serves as the basis for all serious study of the Rule of Benedict.

This series is an essential resource for every monastery, abbey, or group that finds in the Rule of St. Benedict a source of inspiration. THE DIALOGUES of Saint Gregory. PROLOGUE (spoken by Gregory).

CHAPTER ONE: How he made a broken sieve whole and sound. CHAPTER TWO: How he overcame a great temptation of the flesh. CHAPTER THREE: How Benedict, by the sign of the Holy Cross, broke a drinking-glass in pieces.

CHAPTER FOUR: How Benedict reformed a monk that would not stay at his prayers. Introduction to Study the Holy Rule of Saint Benedict and Abbot Philip Lawrence’s accompanying commentary. St. Benedict’s Rule for monastic living has been soul inspiring and formative for countless numbers of persons who have lived as monks, nuns, priests, deacons, teachers, parish workers, seekers of holiness, and so many others.The only authentic life of Benedict of Nursia is that contained in the second book of St.

Gregory's "Dialogues." It is rather a character sketch than a biography and consists, for the most part, of a number of miraculous incidents, which, although they illustrate the life of the saint, give little help towards a chronological account of his career.1 There are clearly four kinds of monks.

2 First, there are the cenobites,that is to say, those who belong to a monastery, where they serve under a rule and an abbot. 3 Second, there are the anchorites or hermits, who have come through the test of living in a monastery for a long time, [ ].