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So, Montecassino and Benedictines played a great role in the progress of medicine and science in the Middle Ages, and with his life and work St. Many physicians came there for medical and other knowledge. The biography records that the area was still largely pagan at the time; Benedict's first act was to smash the sculpture of Apollo and destroy the altar.
That is why the first High Medical School in the world was soon opened in nearby Salerno which is considered today the first Institution of Higher Education in the world. At the same time, neither Gregory nor Benedict could have forgotten the similar line of action taken by St. There is no pressure to grow up too fast at Monte Cassino School, or behave like a high school student. The abbey itself however, was not initially utilised by the Monte calm casino bucuresti troops as part of their fortifications, owing to General Kesselring 's regard for the historical monument.
Around it had grown up a grove dedicated to demon worship, where even at that time a wild crowd still devoted themselves to unholy sacrifices.
Benedict's prayers are portrayed as the driving force behind the building of the abbey and the triumphs over Satan, through prayer "Benedict the monk wrests from the devil a well-determined base which he never leaves. Soon many monasteries were founded throughout Europe, and everywhere there were hospitals like those in Monte Cassino. In his earlier setting Benedict "had twice shown complete mastery over his aggressiveness, Benedict is now allowed to use it without restraint in the service of God.
The trucks were loaded and left in Octoberand only "strenuous" protests resulted in their delivery to the Vatican, minus the 15 cases which contained the property of the Capodimonte Museum in Naples.
The buildings of the monastery were reconstructed in the 11th century on a scale of great magnificence, artists being monte calm casino bucuresti from Amalfi, Lombardy, and even Constantinople to supervise the various works. Lacking strong defences the area was subject to barbarian attack and became abandoned and neglected with only a few struggling inhabitants holding out.
Ancient history[ edit ] The history of Monte Cassino is linked to the nearby town of Cassino which was first settled in the fifth century B. Thus, the monastery became the capital of a state comprising a compact and strategic region between the Lombard principality of Benevento and the Byzantine city-states of the coast NaplesGaetaand Amalfi.
The number of monks rose to over two hundred, and the library, the manuscripts produced monte calm casino bucuresti the scriptorium and the school of manuscript illuminators became famous throughout the West.
InPope John XXII made the church of Monte Cassino a cathedral, and the carefully preserved independence of the monastery from episcopal interference was at an end. Benedict himself exercised a fundamental influence on the development of European civilization and culture and helped Europe to emerge from the "dark night of history" that followed the fall of the Roman empire.
Martin, however, was thrust out of his monastery into the role of a missionary bishop in the fourth century. Pope Gregory I's account of Benedict's construction was confirmed by archaeological discoveries made after the destruction of