Module One : The Times that gave Rise to Norbert
Download Excerpt from: Reform and the Papacy in the Eleventh Century: Spirituality and social change by Kathleen G. Cushing, Manchester University Press, 2005, pages 39-54 (2.4 MB)
Module One discusses the key contextual factors that gave rise to Norbert including the following:
- The history, geography, politics and culture of Norbert's time and place.
- What was happening in the Church, the clamor for reform, etc.
- The interconnectivity and symbiosis between the nobility and the Church.
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St. Norbert College, "Module One : The Times that gave Rise to Norbert" (2017). St. Norbert - The Man, The Movement, The MOOC. http://digitalcommons.snc.edu/norbertmooc/4