What is Cistercian?

  • (noun): Member of an order of monks noted for austerity and a vow of silence.
    Synonyms: Trappist

Some articles on cistercian, cistercians:

List Of Christian Religious Houses In Sweden - V
... Fogdö Abbey (12th century - 1527) Benedictine nuns until 1289, thereafter Cistercian nuns Varnhem Abbey (c. 1150 - 1527) Cistercian monks Vreta Abbey (c. 1099/1105 - 1582) Benedictine nuns until 1162, thereafter Cistercian nuns ...
List Of Cistercian Monasteries In France
... The following is a list of Cistercian monasteries in France, including current and former Cistercian abbeys, and a few priories, on the current territory of France, for both monks and nuns ... congregations or groups within the Cistercian order, among which the most important, for the French monasteries, are the Cistercians of the Common ... beginning and the end of a monastery's status as a Cistercian house, which may be different from its dates of foundation and suppression ...
List Of Christian Religious Houses In Brandenburg - Brandenburg - Z
... Franciscan friars (extant from 1993) Zehdenick Abbey (Kloster Zehdenick), Zehdenick Cistercian nuns (c.1250-1540) Protestant women's collegiate foundation (1540-1945) Ziesar Ziesar Friary (Fr ...
List Of Christian Religious Houses In Sweden - A
... Alvastra Abbey (1143 - 1544) Cistercian monks Ås Abbey, Halland Cistercian monks Askeby Abbey (c. 1100 x 1170 - 1529) Cistercian nuns ...
List Of Cistercian Abbeys In Britain
... This is a List of Cistercian monasteries (called abbeys) in Great Britain ... The first Cistercian abbey in Great Britain was Waverley Abbey in Surrey, founded in 1128 ...