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Definition of Cistercian
Cistercian Cis*ter"cian, n. [LL. Cistercium. F. C[^i]teaux, a
convent not far from Dijon, in France: cf. F. cistercien.]
A monk of the prolific branch of the Benedictine Order,
established in 1098 at C[^i]teaux, in France, by Robert,
abbot of Molesme. For two hundred years the Cistercians
followed the rule of St. Benedict in all its rigor. -- a. Of
or pertaining to the Cistercians.
Meaning of Cistercian from wikipedia
- The Cistercians
(Latin: (Sacer) Ordo Cisterciensis, abbreviated
or SOCist), are a Catholic...
- The Trappists, officially known
as the Order
of the Strict Observance
(Latin: Ordo Cisterciensis Strictioris
nuns are female members
of the Cistercian
Order, a religious order belonging
to the Roman Catholic branch
of the Catholic
Church. The first...
- This is a List of Cistercian monasteries
(called abbeys) in Great
Britain. The first Cistercian abbey
in Great Britain
was Waverley Abbey
in Surrey, founded...
- the reform
of Benedictine monasticism
of the Cistercian
order. "...He was sent to found
a new abbey
at an isolated clearing
are a Catholic religious order
of enclosed monks
and nuns, whose monasteries
have been built
from 1098. The first Cistercian
Way can be: Cistercian
Way (Wales), circular footpath
of 650 miles (1050 km) Cistercian
Way (England), footpath
from Grange-over-Sands to Roa...
- The Cistercian
Rite is the liturgical
from the Roman
Rite and specific
to the Cistercian Order
of the Roman Catholic
Church. The Cistercian...
- Cistercian architecture
is a style
****ociated with the churches, monasteries
of the Roman Catholic Cistercian
Order. It was...
- Cistercian Preparatory School
is a Roman Catholic school
in Irving, Texas, in the Roman Catholic Diocese
of Dallas. Serving
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