RULE ST. BENEDICT, THE DESCRIPTIONREVIEWSTRANSLATED BY LEONARD J. DOYLE THIS EDITION OF THE RULE OF SAINT BENEDICT IS A REPRINT OF THE POPULAR TRANSLATION OF LEONARD
translated by Leonard J. Doyle
This edition of The Rule of Saint Benedict is a reprint of the popular translation of Leonard J. Doyle. Leonard Doyle`s translation of St. Benedict`s Rule for Monasteries appeared in 1948 and has remained in print ever since.
Generations of monastics, oblates and others whose lives are influenced by monastic spirituality, have encountered the Rule by means of Doyle`s work, which remains by far the most widely known and used English version of the Rule. The traditional dates for the thrice-yearly reading of the Rule are included in this edition.
Simple, clear text and beautiful cover art enhance the value of this edition. The elegance of the page, makes it a treasure to read and study as St. Benedict intended.
Includes ribbon marker.