Monasticism

"Hermits and the New Monasticism: A Study of Religious Communities in Western Europe 1000-1150" by Henrietta Leyser

"Hermits and the New Monasticism: A Study of Religious Communities in Western Europe 1000-1150" by Henrietta Leyser
MacMil Press | 1984 | ISBN: 0333325834 1349175897 0312369999 | 143 pages | PDF | 12 MB

This is a concise survey of the literature-on a critical slice of Western religious history. The eremitism of the eleventh and twelfth centuries is usually a sub-topic in the history of monasticism; it has never before been the topic of an entire book in English.

The The Western Tradition: I.B.Tauris History of Monasticism  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by roxul at Aug. 3, 2016
The The Western Tradition: I.B.Tauris History of Monasticism

Andrea Janelle Dickens, "The The Western Tradition: I.B.Tauris History of Monasticism"
English | ISBN: 1848853769 | 2016 | 336 pages | PDF | 6 MB
Keeping the Faith: Russian Orthodox Monasticism in the Soviet Union, 1917-1939

Keeping the Faith: Russian Orthodox Monasticism in the Soviet Union, 1917-1939 By Jennifer Jean Wynot
2004 | 254 Pages | ISBN: 1585443328 | PDF | 9 MB
Monasticism in Eastern Europe and the Former Soviet Republics

Monasticism in Eastern Europe and the Former Soviet Republics By Ines Angeli Murzaku
2015 | 418 Pages | ISBN: 0415819598 | PDF | 2 MB
Shenoute of Atripe and the Uses of Poverty: Rural Patronage, Religious Conflict, and Monasticism in Late Antique Egypt

Ariel Lopez, "Shenoute of Atripe and the Uses of Poverty: Rural Patronage, Religious Conflict, and Monasticism in Late Antique Egypt"
2013 | ISBN-10: 0520274830 | 256 pages | PDF | 3 MB
Silence and Sign Language in Medieval Monasticism by Scott G. Bruc [Repost]

Silence and Sign Language in Medieval Monasticism: The Cluniac Tradition, c.900-1200 (Cambridge Studies in Medieval Life and Thought: Fourth Series) by Scott G. Bruce
English | Nov 26, 2007 | ISBN: 0521860806 | 227 Pages | PDF | 1 MB

Silence and Sign Language in Medieval Monasticism explores the rationales for religious silence in early medieval abbeys and the use of nonverbal forms of communication among monks when rules of silence forbade them from speaking.
The Culture of Medieval English Monasticism (Studies in the History of Medieval Religion) by James G. Clark

The Culture of Medieval English Monasticism (Studies in the History of Medieval Religion) by James G. Clark
English | Sep 20, 2007 | ISBN: 1843833212 | 240 Pages | PDF | 1 MB

The cultural remains of England's abbeys and priories have always attracted scholarly attention but too often they have been studied in isolation, appreciated only for their artistic,…
Emergence of Monasticism: From the Desert Fathers to the Early Middle Ages by Marilyn Dunn

Emergence of Monasticism: From the Desert Fathers to the Early Middle Ages by Marilyn Dunn
English | Mar 7, 2003 | ISBN: 1405106417 | 290 Pages | PDF | 16 MB

The Emergence of Monasticism offers a new approach to the subject, placing its development against the dynamic of both social and religious change. * First study in any language to cover the formative period of medieval monasticism. * Gives particular attention to the contribution of women to ascetic and monastic life.
Letters of St. Antony: Monasticism and the Making of A Saint by Samuel Rubenson (Repost)

Letters of St. Antony: Monasticism and the Making of A Saint by Samuel Rubenson
English | Sep 1, 1998 | ISBN: 0800629108 | 256 Pages | PDF | 51,3 MB
Power and Religion in Merovingian Gaul: Columbanian Monasticism and the Frankish Elites

Power and Religion in Merovingian Gaul: Columbanian Monasticism and the Frankish Elites by Yaniv Fox
English | 2014 | ISBN: 1107064597 | 365 pages | PDF | 2,2 MB

This study is the first to attempt a thorough investigation of the activities of the Columbanian congregation, which played a significant role in the development of Western monasticism. This was a new form of rural monasticism, which suited the needs and aspirations of a Christian elite eager to express its power and prestige in religious terms.