“Our father among the saints Patrick of Ireland, Bishop of Armagh and Enlightener of Ireland, was...Patrick of Ireland
“The Desert Fathers were early monastic founders in the deserts of Egypt, fleeing the cities and...Desert Fathers
“An archimandrite (literally, "chief of a sheepfold") is a celibate priest who has been elevated...Archimandrite
“Oeconomus, œconomus or oikonomos (Greek οἰκονόμος, from oiko- 'house' and -nomos 'rule, law...Economos
“Igumen or hegumen is the title for the head of a monastery, similar to abbot. The head of a...Igumen
“Jacob of Serugh (Syriac: ܝܥܩܘܒ ܣܪܘܓܝܐ, Yaʿqûḇ Srûḡāyâ; 451 - November 521), one of the best...Jacob of Serugh
“Our father among the saints Aidan of Lindisfarne, Enlightener of Northumbria (?-651), was the...Aidan of Lindisfarne
Pages in category "Monastics"
The following 114 pages are in this category, out of 114 total.