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Brill's companions to the Christian tradition.
A Companion to Medieval Rules and Customaries' offers an introduction to the rules and customaries of the main religious orders in medieval Europe: Benedictine, Cistercian, Carthusian, Augustinian, Premonstratensian, Templar, Hospitaller, Teutonic, Dominican, Franciscan, and Carmelite. As well as introducing the early history and spirituality of the orders, scholars survey the central topics - organization, doctrine, morality, liturgy, and culture, as documented by these primary sources.00Contributors are: James Clark, Tom Gaens, Jean-Francois Godet-Calogeras, Holly Grieco, Emilia Jamroziak, Gert Melville, Stephen Molvarec, Carol Neel, Krijn Pansters, Matthew Ponesse, Bert Roest, Kristjan Toomaspoeg, Paul van Geest, Ursula Vones-Liebenstein, and Coralie Zermatten.
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1. Medieval Rules and Customaries Reconsidered 2. The Rule of Saint Benedict 3. The Cistercian Customaries 4. The Carthusian Customaries 5. The Rule of Saint Augustine 6. The Customaries of Saint-Ruf 7. The Premonstratensian Project 8. Templars, Hospitallers, and Teutonic Knights 9. The Dominican Constitutiones 10. The Rule of Saint Francis 11. The Rules of Poor Clares and Minoresses 12. The Rule of the Franciscan Third Order 13. The Carmelite Rule 14. The Augustinian Rules and Constitutions Index
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Print version: Pansters, Krijn A Companion to Medieval Rules and Customaries Boston : BRILL,c2020