Premonstratensian


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Premonstratensian

(ˌpriːˌmɒnstrəˈtɛnsɪən)
n
(Roman Catholic Church)
a. a member of a religious order founded at Prémontré in N France in 1120 by St Norbert (about 1080–1134)
b. (as modifier): a Premonstratensian canon.
[C17: from Medieval Latin (locus) praemonstrātus the place foreshown, because it was said to have been prophetically pointed out by St Norbert]
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The historically protected fohlenhof was built as a 4-winged cloister court of the premonstratensian monastery steingaden, Including predecessors in the 17th and 18th centuries.
Speinshart is a clerical sample from a Premonstratensian monastery situated in north-central Bavaria (Keyser and Stoob 1974; Sandor-Proschold and Sanke 2002).
The lexicon compiled by a major Czech historian and librarian, the Premonstratensian priest Jan Bohumir Dlabac (1758-1820), contains several entries on the gifted members of the Stamic family from Nemecky Brod (Deutchbrod), with the most extensive one relating to Tadeas Stamic, Jan Vaclav's brother, a cellist and priest, whom Dlabac had met in person.
37) Some of this early peat colonisation and dike building was financed and organised by large ecclesiastical institutions: there were a number of monasteries of various orders (Cistercian, Premonstratensian and the order of St.
Over a third of his 114 CapeTown manuscripts are Bibles and illuminated liturgical manuscripts, including two processionals, five office books, five psalters, two antiphonaries, seven breviaries, and three graduals, one of them a rare thirteenth-century Premonstratensian compilation of material for celebrating mass, the nearest he came to owning a missal at the Cape.
Halesowen Abbey, which was founded by King John in the early part of the 13th century, was home to a group of monks, known as the White Canons of the Premonstratensian Order.
4) According to one Premonstratensian chronicler, Hyacinth was himself to undertake the same legation which Gregory later held, but it was cancelled and Hyacinth called to be Celestine III: Burchardi Prae positi Urspergensis Chronicon, O.
8) That is not to say the publication is without interest; it reveals James's original discovery, in 1904, that some of the stained glass adorning the chapel of Ashridge Park in Hertfordshire came originally from the Premonstratensian church of Steinfeld in Germany, a home James deduced simply enough from the inscription "Abbas Steynfeldensis" on one of the panes.
This heightened illusionism evidently presumes a seeing percipient and conveys a similar relationship to that which may be sensed between the Blind School window and the window on the main staircase of the Premonstratensian Real High School in Keszthely (Zala county, western Hungary).
The figures stand against a background of the city of Jerusalem, painted on canvas by the English artist Alan Dodd, and are protected by a carved classical railing copied from an altar rail in a Premonstratensian abbey in Swabia.
Abbot Raimund Schreier of the Premonstratensian Monastery of Wilten, to which the parish belongs, said he regretted what had happened.
Abbot Conrad of the Premonstratensian Community at Marchthal in 1272, quoted in Margaret Hallissy, Venomous Women: Fear of the Female in Literature (New York: Greenwood Press, 1987), 89.