St Benet’s Hall, University of Oxford, celebrates a special display of Regula Sancti Benedicti (The Rule of St Benedict) MS. Hatton 48, fols. 14v-15r, with a series of lectures on aspects of the mediaeval Benedictine contribution to scholarship, libraries and spirituality. Join us at the Weston Library, Broad Street, Oxford OX1 3BG, for an afternoon of lectures, followed by a reception.
Vespers at St Benet's Hall will follow at 18:30.
Living the Rule of Saint Benedict in England, from the Middle Ages to the Reformation
Professor James Clark, Professor of History, University of Exeter
Benedictine Libraries in Medieval England: a Changing Perspective
Professor Richard Sharpe FBA, Hon. MRIA, Professor of Diplomatic, Wadham College, University of Oxford
The Rule as a Living Document
The Very Rev. Oswald McBride, OSB, Prior, St Benet’s Hall, University of Oxford
A free of charge drinks reception follows the final lecture, from 17:30 to 18:15.
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