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
Includes ribbon marker.
Hardbound. 176 pp.