Tag: monastic

Monastic Rule of Columbanus

Corpus of Electronic Texts Edition Background details and bibliographic information Monks’ Rules Author: Columbanus Hibernus File Description G. S. M. Walker translated by G. S. M. WalkerElectronic edition compiled by Marcos Balé Funded by University College, Cork and Professor Marianne McDonald via the CELT Project 2. Second draft, revised and corrected. Extent of text: 17210 […]

Celtic Priests Were Married, Most Abbots Were Married, Many Monks Were Married

Glastonbury Married Cleric Monks     by His Eminence ++Archbishop Dr. Stephen Michael   TABLE OF CONTENTS – THE MARRIED ABBOTS – – CELTIC BANGORS, NOT ROMAN MONASTERIES – – GENEALOGIES OF CELTIC MONASTIC FAMILIES – – THE DANES LEFT GLASTONBURY ALONE – – WELSH KINGS PROTECTED GLASTONBURY – – CULDEAN MISSIONS ABROAD- – THE […]