Website Links

Cistercian & Monastic Subjects

Anglican Cistercians (Wikipedia Entry)
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Anglican_Cistercians
Wikipedia – Cistercians
en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Cistercians
Our Order is mentioned on the Wikipedia website.
Read the “Today – Organisation” paragraph
arnesen.co.uk/
Fr Aelred Arnesen OC
Personal Website – Anglican Cistercian Monk from the
former Ewell Monastery in Kent
Cistopedia
http://www.cistopedia.org/index.php?id=english00Cistopedia is a joint project involving the Cistercian family and
anyone else who has information or items to contribute
Cistercian Publications
https://www.cistercianpublications.org/Home/Index
Cistercian Studies Quarterly
http://www.cistercian-studies-quarterly.org/
Cistercian Studies Quarterly, founded in 1966, is an
international review of the Christian monastic and
contemplative spiritual tradition
Citeaux – Commentarii Cisterciences
http://www.citeaux.org/en/
A journal of historical studies (in French & English)
For fifty years, the journal ‘Citeaux: Commentarii
Cistercienses’ has made an important contribution to the
study of Cistercian history
Cisternet Homepage
http://www.cister.net/
Information about European Cistercians, Abbey’s,
Links, &tc
Western Michigan University Centre for Cistercian and
Monastic Studies
http://www.wmich.edu/medieval/research/cistercian
The RC Order of Cistercians of the Strict Observance
[O.C.S.O.]
http://www.ocso.org/
This is the English page of the international website
published at the OCSO Generality in Rome
The RC Order of Cistercians of the Ordinary Observance
[O.Cist]
http://www.ocist.org/
The Alliance for International Monasticism
http://www.aimintl.org/
Benedictine & Cistercian
The Observantiae Course
http://www.ocso.org/download-attachment/1458/Observantiae
is a continuation of the Exordium course our Community
studied (see RC OCist website, under the label ‘Formation’
for information)  

Basic Cistercian Texts

The Charter of Charity
http://www.scourmont.be/scriptorium/docprim/cartacar-chr-eng.htm
The Exordium Cistercii
http://www.scourmont.be/scriptorium/docprim/exorcist-chr-eng.htm
History of the Cistercians
Exordium Parvum
http://www.scourmont.be/scriptorium/docprim/exorparv-chr-eng.htm
History of the Cistercians & Reform
Exordium
http://www.scourmont.be/exordium/exordium.htm
Exordium is a Programme of Reflection and Study on the
Values of the Cistercian Reform

 Spirituality

Introducton & Rule of Saint Benedict
http://www.osb.org/gen/rule.html
The Rule of Saint Benedict
www.osb.org/rb/text/toc.html#toc
Daily Readings from the Rule of Saint Benedic
twww.osb.org/rb/show.asp?mode=today
The Online Guide to Saint Benedict of Nursia
http://www.e-benedictine.com/go/
Daily readings and reflections of the RB.
A lot of information about Saint Benedict and many
more (mainly Roman Catholic) resources.
Worth a (regular) visit
Video of Luke Dysinger OSB
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=GzvcGjWYv7I
Fr Luke Dysinger OSB speaking on the difference between
the Rule of the Master and the Rule of Saint Benedict,
particularly in their view of the abbot
ldysinger.stjohnsem.edu/@texts/0500_benedict/RB-LD-tr.doc
A translation by Fr. Luke Dysinger OSB.
The link takes you to a downloadable MS-Word
document. Fr. Dysinger arranged the document with
words in black when they were unique to St. Benedict
and brown where they overlapped with the text of
The Rule of the Master so readers of this translation
see the heart of Benedict shining through uniquely
Introduction to Lectio Divina
http://www.valyermo.com/ld-art.html
Oremus Bible Browser
bible.oremus.org/
Universalis
http://www.universalis.com/
Daily Prayers & Readings from the Divine Office

Anglican Subjects

The Anglican Communion Official Website
http://www.anglicancommunion.org/
Anglican Religious Communities
communities.anglicancommunion.org/
Anglican Religious Life
arlife.org.uk/communities/
Information about the Religious Life in the Anglican
Church
Anglicans Online
anglicansonline.org/index.html
About anything you may want to find out about Anglicans
and the Anglican Church(es) worldwide
Anglicans Online
anglicansonline.org/resources/orders.html
(as above) Religious Orders’ page
Archbishop of Canterbury’s Website
http://www.archbishopofcanterbury.org/index.php
Church of England Official Website
www.cofe.anglican.org/
CofE – Book of Common Prayer
http://www.cofe.anglican.org/worship/liturgy/bcp/texts/
The full texts of the BCP
CofE Common Worship on Kindle, iPad, iPod, &tc
http://www.churchofengland.org/prayer-worship/worship/other-information/official-products/common-worship-on-kindle.aspxP
Common Worship Texts
http://www.cofe.anglican.org/worship/liturgy/commonworship/texts/
Community of St Mary the Virgin, Wantage
http://www.csmvonline.org.uk/
The Anglican Cistercians greatly enjoy staying with the
Sisters for their Chapter meetings
Mucknell Anglican Benedictine Abbey
http://www.mucknellabbey.org.uk/
Formerly this Community of Monks and Nuns were based
at Burford Priory. They are now in Worcestershire
Project Canterbury
anglicanhistory.org/index.html
Project Canterbury’ is a free online archive of
out-of-print Anglican texts and related modern
documents 
Roots – Religious of Orthodox Tradition (Anglican)
http://www.sswsh.com/RooT
Ship of Fools
http://www.ship-of-fools.com/mystery/index.html
Thinking Anglicans
http://www.thinkinganglicans.org.uk/
Thinking Anglicans is a website for thoughtful
contributions to the proclamation of the gospel message.
Here writers reflect on what it means to be a Christian,
particularly in Britain today.
Thinking Anglicans is a focal point where you can find
the words of informed contributors to the contemporary
understanding of Christian faith, as well as the views of
ordinary 

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