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  • Abbey Church of Saint-Savin-sur-Gartempe — Abbey Church of Saint Savin sur Gartempe * UNESCO World Heritage Site …   Wikipedia

  • Abbey church in Czerwińsk nad Wisłą — was built in 12th century. Despite gothic and baroque elements added in later centuries, the basilica remains to be one of the most valuable example of the Romanesque architecture in Poland …   Wikipedia

  • Abbey of Monte Cassino —     Abbey of Monte Cassino     † Catholic Encyclopedia ► Abbey of Monte Cassino     An abbey nullius situated about eighty miles south of Rome, the cradle of the Benedictine Order.     About 529 St. Benedict left Subiaco, to e …   Catholic encyclopedia

  • Abbey of Saint Albans —     Abbey of Saint Albans     † Catholic Encyclopedia ► Abbey of Saint Albans     Located in Hertfordshire, England; founded about 793 by Offa, king of the Mercians. Venerable Bede (Hist. Eccles., I, vii), writing at the beginning of the eighth… …   Catholic encyclopedia

  • Church of St Mary the Great, Cambridge — Church of St Mary the Great The Church of St Mary the Great …   Wikipedia

  • Abbey of Fleury —     Abbey of Fleury     † Catholic Encyclopedia ► Abbey of Fleury     (More completely FLEURY SAINT BENOîT)     One of the oldest and most celebrated Benedictine abbeys of Western Europe. Its modern name is Saint Benoît sur Loire, applicable both …   Catholic encyclopedia

  • Abbey of Einsiedeln —     Abbey of Einsiedeln     † Catholic Encyclopedia ► Abbey of Einsiedeln     A Benedictine monastery in the Canton of Schwyz, Switzerland, dedicated to Our Lady of the Hermits, that title being derived from the circumstances of its foundation,… …   Catholic encyclopedia

  • Abbey of Echternach —     Abbey of Echternach     † Catholic Encyclopedia ► Abbey of Echternach     (Also EPTERNACH, Lat. EPTERNACENSIS).     A Benedictine monastery in the town of that name, in the Grand Duchy of Luxemburg and the Diocese of Trier. It was founded in… …   Catholic encyclopedia

  • Abbey of Bec —     Abbey of Bec     † Catholic Encyclopedia ► Abbey of Bec     The Benedictine Abbey of Bec, or Le Bec, in Normandy, was founded in the earlier part of the eleventh century by Herluin, a Norman knight who about 1031 left the court of Count… …   Catholic encyclopedia

  • Abbey of Saint Augustine —     Abbey of Saint Augustine     † Catholic Encyclopedia ► Abbey of Saint Augustine     A Benedictine monastery, originally dedicated to Sts. Peter and Paul, founded in 605 outside of the City of Canterbury, on the site of the earlier Church of… …   Catholic encyclopedia

  • Abbey of St. Gall —     Abbey of St. Gall     † Catholic Encyclopedia ► Abbey of St. Gall     In Switzerland, Canton St. Gall, 30 miles southeast of Constance; for many centuries one of the chief Benedictine abbeys in Europe; founded about 613, and named after… …   Catholic encyclopedia

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