Explanation of the Rule of Benedict

Explanation of the Rule of Benedict

by Hildegard of Bingen
     
 

ISBN-10: 1597523909

ISBN-13: 9781597523905

Pub. Date: 01/28/2000

Publisher: Wipf & Stock Publishers

Hildegard of Bingen (1098 - 1179) was the outstanding female religious figure of twelfth-century Germany. A Benedictine nun, she was consulted by bishops, popes, and kings, and wrote copiously for her fellow monastics: mystical and visionary material, liturgical music, biblical commentaries, saints' lives, and theological explanations of various aspects of

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Hildegard of Bingen (1098 - 1179) was the outstanding female religious figure of twelfth-century Germany. A Benedictine nun, she was consulted by bishops, popes, and kings, and wrote copiously for her fellow monastics: mystical and visionary material, liturgical music, biblical commentaries, saints' lives, and theological explanations of various aspects of church doctrine, as well as treatises on natural science and the healing arts. Her story is important to all students of spirituality, medieval history, and culture.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781597523905
Publisher:
Wipf & Stock Publishers
Publication date:
01/28/2000
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
102
Sales rank:
1,244,228
Product dimensions:
5.50(w) x 8.50(h) x (d)

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