Saint Benedict of Nursia

Illustration

Mark Cartwright
by Fra Angelico
published on 23 August 2016

A 15th century CE fresco detail depicting Saint Benedict of Nursia (c. 480 – c. 543 CE), an important figure in the spread of Christian Monasticism. (Museo di San Marco, Florence)

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Angelico, F. (2016, August 23). Saint Benedict of Nursia. World History Encyclopedia. Retrieved from https://www.worldhistory.org/image/5507/saint-benedict-of-nursia/

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Angelico, Fra. "Saint Benedict of Nursia." World History Encyclopedia. Last modified August 23, 2016. https://www.worldhistory.org/image/5507/saint-benedict-of-nursia/.

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Angelico, Fra. "Saint Benedict of Nursia." World History Encyclopedia. World History Encyclopedia, 23 Aug 2016. Web. 15 May 2022.

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