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Grégoire le Grand, les moines et la ville

Abstract : Pope Gregory the Great gave numerous insights on monastic life while he was himself a monk before becoming pope and even the first monk raised to papacy. His letters give many details about monasteries in an urban environment. Rome is of course well documented but a long list of monastic houses can be established throughout ancient western parts of the roman empire. What are the specific " urban " features of these religious foundations ? And what was the picture of the city in Gregory's views ?
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Bruno Judic. Grégoire le Grand, les moines et la ville. Les moines dans la ville, Mar 1995, Lille, France. p. 7-32. ⟨hal-00971490⟩



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