Schottenstift, Vienna
The Schottenstift (English: Scottish Abbey), formally called Benediktinerabtei unserer Lieben Frau zu den Schotten (English: Benedictine Abbey of Our Dear Lady of the Scots), is a Roman Catho...
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Excarpsus cummeani
The Excarpsus Cummeani, also called the Pseudo-Cummeani, is an eighth-century penitential, probably written in the north of the Frankish Empire in Corbie Abbey. Twenty-six copies of the manuscript su...
Appenzell Castle
Appenzell Castle or Clanx Castle (German: Ruine Clanx or Burg zu Appenzell) is a ruined castle in the Appenzell District of the canton of Appenzell Innerrhoden in Switzerland. It is part of the S...
Scots Monastery, Regensburg
The Scots Monastery is the former Benedictine Abbey of St James (Jakobskirche) in Regensburg, Germany. It was founded in the 11th century by Irish missionaries and for most of its history was in the h...
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Plan of Saint Gall
The Plan of Saint Gall is a famous medieval architectural drawing of a monastic compound dating from the early 9th century. It is preserved in the Stiftsbibliothek Sankt Gallen, Ms 1092. It is the onl...
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Appenzell
Appenzell (or Appenzellerland) is a region and historical canton in the northeast of Switzerland, entirely surrounded by the Canton of St. Gallen.Appenzell became independent of the Abbey of St. Galle...
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Tholey Abbey
Tholey Abbey (German: Abtei Tholey) in Tholey, in the district of Sankt Wendel in Saarland, is a Benedictine monastery dedicated to Saint Maurice. It is part of the Beuronese Congregation within t...
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Luxeuil Abbey
Luxeuil Abbey ([lyksœj]) was one of the oldest and best-known monasteries in Burgundy, located in the "département" of Haute-Saône in Franche-Comté, France.
It was founded circa 585–590 by t...
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St. Trudpert's Abbey
St. Trudpert's Abbey (Kloster St. Trudpert) is a former Benedictine monastery in Münstertal in the southern Black Forest, Baden-Württemberg, Germany, now the principal house of the Sisters of St. Jose...
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Lure, Haute-Saône
Lure is a commune in the Haute-Saône department in the region of Franche-Comté in eastern France.Lure is the third most populous town in the département, smaller than Vesoul and Héricourt, but larger ...
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Bobbio Abbey
Bobbio Abbey (Italian: Abbazia di San Colombano) is a monastery founded by Irish Saint Columbanus in 614, around which later grew up the town of Bobbio, in the province of Piacenza, Emilia-Romagna, It...
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Schuttern Abbey
Schuttern Abbey (Reichsabtei Schuttern) was a Benedictine monastery in Schuttern (now part of the community of Friesenheim), Baden-Württemberg, Germany.
According to tradition, the monastery was f...
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Ratramnus
Ratramnus, (died c. 870) a Frankish monk of the monastery of Corbie, was a Carolingian theologian known best for his writings on the Eucharist and predestination. His Eucharistic treatise, De corpore ...
Altomünster Abbey
Altomünster Abbey (Kloster Altomünster) was a monastery in the small Bavarian market town of Altomünster.A small monastery was founded here by and named after Saint Alto, a wandering monk, in about 75...
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Gerald of Sauve-Majeure
Saint Gerald of Sauve-Majeure (sometimes also Gerard or Geraud) (c. 1025 – 1095), also known, from his place of origin, as Gerald of Corbie, was a Benedictine abbot.
Saint Gerald was born in Corbi...
Ferrières Abbey
Ferrières Abbey was a Benedictine monastery situated at Ferrières-en-Gâtinais in the arrondissement of Montargis, in the département of Loiret, France.
Represented in the famous Monasticon gallica...
St. Kilian's Abbey, Würzburg
The Abbey of the Holy Redeemer (S. Salvatoris), also called St. Kilian's Abbey, was a Benedictine monastery in Würzburg, Germany. It was founded by Burchard, the first Bishop of Würzburg, about 745.Th...
Corbie Abbey
Corbie Abbey is a former Benedictine monastery in Corbie, Picardy, France, dedicated to Saint Peter.
It was founded in about 659/661 under Merovingian royal patronage by Balthild, widow of Clovis ...
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Abbey of Saint Gall
The Abbey of Saint Gall (German: Abtei St. Gallen) is a Roman Catholic religious complex in the city of St. Gallen in Switzerland of a dissolved abbey (747-1805). The Carolingian-era monastery has...
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Chelles Abbey
Chelles Abbey (French: Abbaye Notre-Dame-des-Chelles) was a Frankish monastery founded c. 658 during the early medieval period. It was intended initially as a monastery for women; then its reputat...
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Abbey library of Saint Gall
The Abbey Library of Saint Gall was founded by Saint Othmar, the founder of the Abbey of St. Gall. The library collection is the oldest in Switzerland, and is one of earliest and most important monast...
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Wettingen-Mehrerau Abbey
Wettingen-Mehrerau Abbey is a Cistercian territorial abbey located at Mehrerau on the outskirts of Bregenz in Vorarlberg, Austria. Wettingen-Mehrerau Abbey is directly subordinate to the Holy See and ...
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Saint Gall
Saint Gall, Gallen, or Gallus (c. 550 – c. 646) was an Irish disciple and one of the traditional twelve companions of Saint Columbanus on his mission from Ireland to the continent. Saint Deicolus is ...
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Faremoutiers Abbey
Faremoutiers Abbey (French: Abbaye Notre-Dame de Faremoutiers) was an important Merovingian Benedictine nunnery (re-established in the 20th century) in the present Seine-et-Oise department of Fran...
Philippe de la Chambre
Philippe de La Chambre (c. 1490 – 1550) was a French Benedictine and Cardinal.He was abbot of Corbie in 1523, a contested position. He was made Cardinal in 1533, in a group of French churchmen (Jean L...
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Weltenburg Abbey
Weltenburg Abbey (Kloster Weltenburg) is a Benedictine monastery in Weltenburg near Kelheim on the Danube in Bavaria, Germany.
The abbey is situated on a peninsula in the Danube, on the so-called ...
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Marmoutier Abbey, Alsace
Marmoutier Abbey, otherwise Maursmünster Abbey, was a Benedictine monastery in the commune of Marmoutier in Alsace.
The first foundation here, either in the late 6th century, or by Saint Leobard (...
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