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Late Antiquity: Monasticism. Isabel Webb and Brianne Kendall. Monasticism. Monasteries Abbots/Abbesses Separation from urban life Places of charitable works Ascetism “Physical self-denial”. Ascetism. Luxuries Greater self-deprivation. Melania. Elder/younger Ascetism/good works - PowerPoint PPT Presentation


Late Antiquity: Monasticism

Isabel Webb and Brianne KendallLate Antiquity: MonasticismMonasticismMonasteriesAbbots/AbbessesSeparation from urban lifePlaces of charitable worksAscetismPhysical self-denial

AscetismLuxuriesGreater self-deprivation

MelaniaElder/youngerAscetism/good worksPilgrimageArrestedconversions

MonksWho are they?Solitary3rd Century EgyptiansMonasteriesBishop/Monk relationship

V.S.Martin of Tours

Conversion and arrestmonkBishop of Tours

Works CitedKidner, Frank L., Maria Bucur, Ralph Mathisen, Sally McKee, and Theodore R. Weeks.Making Europe: The Story of the West. Independence, KY: Wadsworth Cengage Learning, 2014. Print."monasticism."World History: Ancient and Medieval Eras.ABC-CLIO,2014. Web. 23 Jan. 2014."Martin of Tours."World History: Ancient and Medieval Eras.ABC-CLIO,2014. Web. 23 Jan. 2014."Ordinary Time: November 11th."Memorial of St. Martin of Tours, Bishop; Veterans Day (USA). N.p., n.d. Web. 23 Jan. 2014.