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  Abbeys - Hutchinson encyclopedia article about Abbeys   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-02)
Ruins of Fountains Abbey, Yorkshire, one of the largest and best-known Cistercian monastic houses in England.
Ruins of the Cistercian Abbey of Rievaulx in North Yorkshire, England.
The first abbeys, as established in Syria or Egypt, were mere collections of huts, but later massive and extensive building complexes were constructed throughout Europe.
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 Northern Ireland Tourist
It is located on the island of Ireland, where it shares a land border with the Republic of Ireland, the only part of the United Kingdom with an international land border.
It covers 14,139 square kilometres (5,459 square miles) in the north-east of the island of Ireland, about a sixth of the total area of the island, and has a population of 1,685,000 (April 2001) — between a quarter and a third of the island's total population.
Abbeys and priories in the Republic of Ireland Category:Castles in Ireland Castles in Northern Ireland
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 CATHOLIC ENCYCLOPEDIA: The Benedictine Order
The Abbey of Lamspring continued to flourish amongst Lutheran surroundings until it was suppressed by the Prussian Government in 1802 and the community dispersed.
In 1859 St. Michael's priory, at Belmont, near Hereford, was established, in compliance with a decree of Pius IX, as a central novitiate and house of studies for the whole congregation.
The Abbey of Notre Dame de Ronceray, at Angers, founded in 1028 by Fulke, Count of Anjou, was one of the most influential convents in France in the Middle Ages, and had under its jurisdiction a large number of dependent priories.
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 Abbeys and priories in the Republic of Ireland - Wiki Ireland   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-02)
Abbeys and priories in the Republic of Ireland - Wiki Ireland
Abbeys and priories in the Republic of Ireland is a link page for any abbey, priory, friary or other monastic religious house in the Republic of Ireland.
The Abbey Church of Saint Mary of the Fertile Rock, Corcomroe
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Ireland alone among western lands preserves the recorded tradition, the native history, the continuity of mind, and, until yesterday, of speech and song, that connect the half of Europe with its ancestral past.
Ireland alone among all western nations knows her own past, from the very dawn of history and before the romance of Romulus began, down to the present day, in the tongue of her own island people and in the light of her own native mind.
In the days of Ireland's fame and prosperity and of the flood-tide of her native language, he was a skilled craftsman, and the extant specimens of his work are unsurpassed of their kind.
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 Abbeyleix - Hutchinson encyclopedia article about Abbeyleix
Town in County Laois, Republic of Ireland, 14 km/9 mi south of Portlaoise; population (1991) 1,300.
It is a centre for golf and fishing on the River Nore and its tributaries.
This information should not be considered complete, up to date, and is not intended to be used in place of a visit, consultation, or advice of a legal, medical, or any other professional.
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The castles of Ireland, captivating in their number and variety, are an integral part of the story of medieval Europe.
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Dublin Castle administration in Ireland - The Dublin Castle administration in Ireland was the government of Ireland under British rule from the twelfth century until 1922.
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 Learn more about List of abbeys and priories in the online encyclopedia.   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-02)
Learn more about List of abbeys and priories in the online encyclopedia.
List of abbeys and priories is a link list for any abbey or priory.
Abbeys and priories in the Republic of Ireland     
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 Learn more about Abbeys and priories in the Republic of Ireland in the online encyclopedia.   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-02)
Learn more about Abbeys and priories in the Republic of Ireland in the online encyclopedia.
Abbeys and priories in the Republic of Ireland is a link page for any abbey, priory or other religious house in the Republic of Ireland.
See also: List of abbeys and priories, Abbeys and priories in Northern Ireland, Castles in the Republic of Ireland, Castles in Northern Ireland
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 Ireland Information Guide , Irish, Counties, Facts, Statistics, Tourism, Culture, How   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-02)
Ireland > Castles in the Republic of Ireland
Castles in the Republic of Ireland is a link page for any castle in the Republic of Ireland.
See: List of castles, Castles in the United Kingdom, Abbeys and priories in the Republic of Ireland, Historic houses in the Republic of Ireland, Conservation in the Republic of Ireland
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 Buddhism / list of buddhist temples / monastery
Western Christian monasteries are also called abbey, priory, charterhouse, friary, and preceptory, while the habitation of nuns can also be called a convent.
The Society of Jesus (Jesuits) is a religious order, having vows; but, it is not a monastic order, strictly speaking, as all its members live in the world.
Buddhist monasteries, known as vihara, emerged from the practice of vassa, the retreat undertaken by Buddhist monks and nuns during the South Asian rainy season.
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 ipedia.com: Monastery Article   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-02)
The word monasterium was applied to the bishop and cathedral clergy who lived apart from the lay community, which, though in no true sense a monastery, was nevertheless often called a monasterium.
Thus in English-language usage, cathedrals, which were never monasteries, developed named such as York Minster, and abbeys could likewise be termed "minster" such as Westminster Abbey.
See also: monasticism, abbey, priory, cloister Look under the specific monastic order you are interested in, e.g.
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 Castles in Ireland - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
The island of Ireland contains a number of castles of various sizes, ages and conditions.
Further lists can be found at Castles in the Republic of Ireland and Castles in Northern Ireland
This page was last modified 03:17, 30 November 2006.
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 Ireland Information Guide , Irish, Counties, Facts, Statistics, Tourism, Culture, How   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-02)
This busy market town once had a hangwoman – a female hangman – as well as a Dominican Friary, founded in 1253 by Felim O'Connor, King of Connacht (see Abbeys and priories in the Republic of Ireland).
Roscommon Castle, built in 1269, is an Anglo-Norman fortress.
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In Ireland, the "Penal Laws" is the name given to the code of laws passed by the Protestant Parliament of Ireland which regulated the status of Roman Catholics through most of the eighteenth century.
It is dedicated to all aspects of the Arthurian story from its inception in the Middle Ages to its enactments in the present moment.
It is an enormous task to show the vast variety of historical links with Richard III which are located in our county: the Castles, the Monasteries and Priories, the Battlefields, and the towns and cities which have intimate links with Richard and the Houses of Neville and York.
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 directopedia : Directory : Regional : Europe : Ireland : Roscommon
This article is about Roscommon, the town in Ireland.
Roscommon (Ros Comáin in Irish) is the county town of County Roscommon in the Republic of Ireland.
This busy market town once had a hangwoman – a female hangman called Lady Betty – as well as a Dominican Friary, founded in 1253 by Felim O'Connor, King of Connacht (see Abbeys and priories in the Republic of Ireland).
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 New age / sufism / monastery
A monastery is the habitation of monks, derived from the Greek word for a hermit's cell.
The number of dedicated monastics in any religion has waxed and waned due to many factors.
However some were run by monastic orders, such as York Minster.
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 Reference.com/Encyclopedia/List of abbeys and priories in the Republic of Ireland
Reference.com/Encyclopedia/List of abbeys and priories in the Republic of Ireland
List of abbeys and priories in the Republic of Ireland
Sancta Maria de Petra Fertili The Abbey Church of Saint Mary of the Fertile Rock, Corcomroe
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 Zenit News Agency - The World Seen From Rome
In each location, peace, Christian virtue, learning, and other attributes now considered "native" to Western culture, were sown and cultivated, reflected in time in the high Middle Ages, the Renaissance and finally modern Western civilization.
The religious lead communal lives in priories and abbeys, following the Rule of St. Augustine, but are also very involved in activities outside their houses.
The canons regular are present in France, Belgium, the Netherlands, England and Scotland, the Republic of Ireland, Denmark, Germany, Spain, Italy, Austria, Hungary, Czech Republic, Slovakia, Poland, Romania, the United States, Canada, South Africa, Congo, Brazil, Chile, Peru, India and Australia.
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 Abbeys in Ireland   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-02)
The Abbey Church of Saint Mary de Portu Patrum, Annaghdown Priory
The Priory Church of the Holy Trinity, Trinity Abbey
Cistercian from Mellifont Abbey 1148-1541, adapted as a private house and protestant church, abandoned 1883 (NM)
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'The Abbey', Malahide : ruins of a chapel
The Dominican Church of Holy Cross Abbey, Tralee
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 Historic House
Historic houses in Wales is a link page for any stately home or historic house in Wales.
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