Module Four: The Rise and Near Death of the Norbertines
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)
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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