meaning of benedictine order

benedictine order meaning in General Dictionary

a Roman Catholic monastic purchase founded in 6th century; mentioned for liturgical worship as well as scholarly tasks

Sentence Examples with the word benedictine order

After entering the Benedictine order and teaching at the university of Paris from 1435 to 1438, he became almoner to Philip the Good, duke of Burgundy, who entrusted him with diplomatic missions in France, Italy, Portugal and Castile.

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