Module Four: The Rise and Near Death of the Norbertines

Title

Module Four: The Rise and Near Death of the Norbertines

Files

Download Excerpt from: The Order of Prémontré: History and Spirituality by Bernard Ardura, O. Praem., Paisa Pub. Co. (1995), pages 497-528 (13.1 MB)

Description

Module Four discusses the characteristics central to the rise and near-death of the Norbertines including the following:

  • The order from roughly 1220 through 1870
  • The revitalization of Norbert's reputation and his eventual canonization
  • How the Norbertines would be decimated by wars, plague, Reformation, Napoleon and other suppressions How in the late 19th C the order would be reborn in Belgium and Holland by a new sense of mission

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Publication Date

2-21-2017

City

De Pere, Wis.

Keywords

St. Norbert, massive online open course, mooc, medieval church history, saints, Gregorian reform, Catholic Reformation, French Revolution

Disciplines

History of Religion | Medieval History | Medieval Studies

Module Four: The Rise and Near Death of the Norbertines

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