It was occupied by the Cistercians, and was dedicated to the Virgin Mary.
"England, Picturesque and Descriptive" by Joel Cook
The flower is often associated with the sword of justice, and both the Dominicans and the Cistercians held it in high honour.
"Storyology" by Benjamin Taylor
The name comes from the Cistercian Abbey of Warden in Beds.
"The Book of Pears and Plums" by Edward Bartrum
Certainly those old Cistercians knew how and where to build their monasteries.
"Cynthia's Chauffeur" by Louis Tracy
The Cistercian polity calls for special mention.
"Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 6, Slice 4" by Various
To escape their wiles he determined to enter the Cistercian monastery of Citeaux.
"What Shall I Be?" by Rev. Francis Cassily
One such garden was the Cistercian convent of Helfta, near Eisleben, in Saxony, in the thirteenth century a centre of mystic tendencies.
"Of Six Mediæval Women" by Alice Kemp-Welch
Near Cologne is the fine old Cistercian abbey of Altenburg.
"The Cathedrals and Churches of the Rhine" by Francis Miltoun
There are still some fragments of the 1185 Cistercian Abbey.
"Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 7, Slice 3" by Various
Foundation of the Cistercian Order 208 1099.
"Sketches of Church History" by James Craigie Robertson
Father Peter Verhalen has become the first American to serve as abbot of the Cistercian Abbey Our Lady of Dallas.
The Cistercian Monastery elected him as the new abbot on Feb. Classifieds/Place an Ad.
FW Trinity Valley blanks Cistercian , 30-0.
Meditating with the Early Cistercians, ed.
Marian Piety from the Cistercians.
The Trappists , a branch of the Cistercian order of Catholic monks and nuns, are known for self-sufficiency.
In the general silence of a Cistercian abbey, one might hope for the numinous to reveal itself—and so it does in John Slater's poems.