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Lecture 8

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Lecture 8 July 10 2014Monasticismvery important in Medieval lifeMonasaloneness root word for monasticismSeveral types of monksLive in communitiesSome live as individuals pulling away from the rest of societythWith the recognition of Christianity in 4 century the hermitic monks grew in sizerd3 century monasteriesFounded new Alexandria near mouth of Nile RiverThousands of monksoften the urban poorPachomius organized people within the monasteries into different groups to work together to work for a common endoReligiousoEconomicBenedict of Monte CassinoRule of St Benedict describing how monks shou
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