Prince Ulrich meets eremites

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Prince Ulrich meets with St. Procopius 1201 in the village Police built a shack Juřík hermit, a monk originally Rajhrad monastery. The second hermit in this place was Vitalis (Vitalis) of Břevnov monastery, who lived on wild fruits and became famous as a herbalist and physician. Along with other Benedictine …

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The Eremit monks

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also became especially among Benedictine, a Capuchin Franciscan tertiaries, but even the Augustinians and the Paulines who have the need to move away from the monastic community. Many hermits lived a virtuous life and just had problems with the church hierarchy and the people. 1732 pushed the Prague archbishop Ferdinand …

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