- Members of a strict branch of the Cistercian Order founded by A.J. le B. de Rancé in the seventeenth century.
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Trappists — • The Cistercians who follow the reform inaugurated by the Abbot de Rancé (b. 1626; d. 1700) in the Abbey of La Trappe, and often now applied to the entire Order of Reformed Cistercians Catholic Encyclopedia. Kevin Knight. 2006. Trappists … Catholic encyclopedia
Trappists — This article is about the Cistercian order. For the beer, see Trappist beer. For the telescope, see TRAPPIST. Order of Cistercians of the Strict Observance Abbreviation Order of Trappists (O.C.S.O.) … Wikipedia
TRAPPISTS — an order of Cistercian monks founded in 1140 at La Trappe, in the French department of Orne, noted for the severity of their discipline, their worship of silence and devotion to work, meditation, and prayer, 12 hours out of the 24 of which… … The Nuttall Encyclopaedia
Trappists — n. monk of the Cistercian order … English contemporary dictionary
Trappists monastery — monastery located in Latrun (outside of Jerusalem) … English contemporary dictionary
Cistercians — • Religious of the Order of Cîteaux, a Benedictine reform, established at Cîteaux in 1098 by St. Robert, Abbot of Molesme in the Diocese of Langres, for the purpose of restoring as far as possible the literal observance of the Rule of St.… … Catholic encyclopedia
Cistercians — coat of arms Vietnamese Cistercian monks standing in a cloi … Wikipedia
La Trappe — • Abbey of the Order of Reformed Cistercians Catholic Encyclopedia. Kevin Knight. 2006. La Trappe La Trappe † … Catholic encyclopedia
Trappist beer — A Trappist beer is a beer brewed by or under control of Trappist monks. Of the world s 171 Trappist monasteries (as of April 2005), seven produce beer (six in Belgium and one in The Netherlands). Only these seven breweries are authorized to label … Wikipedia
Mariawald Abbey — (German: Abtei Mariawald) is a monastery of the Trappists (formally known as the Cistercians of the Strict Observance), located above the village of Hei … Wikipedia