The Great Beginning of Citeaux

The Great Beginning of Citeaux

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In the closing decades of the twelfth century, the Cistercian Order had become an important ecclesiastical and economic power in Europe. Yet it had lost its influential spokesman, Bernard of Clairvaux, and as the century drew to a close, religious sensibilities were changing. The new mendicant orders, the Franciscans and the Dominicans, and the impulses they embodied were to shift the center of gravity in Christian religious life for centuries to come.

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Book Details  

Publisher: Cistercian Publications (May 01, 2012)

Collection: Cistercian Fathers

Format: EPUB

Page count: 664 pages

Protection: DRM

Language: English

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