Power in the Middle Ages was held by monarchs and nobles. Living conditions for peasants serving their rulers was harsh, and they little freedom. With that said, monks and nuns tried to provide spiritual guidance and speak to them about God. They also at times were able to speak to a ruler on behalf of a peasant who was going to be punished. Basically all they could do was give the peasants hope.
They lived in monasteries
The monasteries and monks.
Not all monks taught in schools during the Middle Ages as not all monasteries had schools. However, many communities did operate what would be called schools today.
Monks wear saddles in the middle ages.
The most common dates for the Middle Ages are 476 to 1453 AD. There were monks throughout the whole period.
During the Middle Ages the monks were the people who preserved books and wrote books. The population of the Middle Ages couldn't read or write and there were really no schools for them to go to. Monks spent years creating and copying books. One of the great books that was done in this time was the Book of Kells.
Monks and nuns cared for the sick and poor. The monks also kept learning alive and illustrated and copied books.
They built universities and copied ancient manuscripts.
it actually helped the monks achieve zen
by monks in middle ages
There were lots and lots of monks in the Middle Ages. Nuns, too. Roger Bacon was a famous monk of the period, and Hildegard of Bingen was a famous nun.
the role of monks and nuns were to help and teach students.
In a monastery or abbey
It was used in the middle ages by monks!
The vast majority of monks in the Middle Ages were Benedictines. Benedictines were forbidden by the Rule of St. Benedict to eat anything before mid-day.
Monks took vows of poverty, chastity, and obedience. There is a link below to the section on early Christianity of an article on Christian monasticism.
The Monks and Nuns educated people, wrote books and painted beautiful pictures. In that way they kept these things from being forgotten.
In an nunnery. Monks lived in Monerstrys.
because they were not treated with respect.
Monks and nuns contributed to the Middle Ages in many ways. One way was to care for the sick and poor. Another way was to build schools and teach at schools.
cared for the sick and poor
Illuminated manuscripts .
In monasteries, churches, and sometimes as tutors for the nobles.
A capella chants by monks.
because they wanted to have a peaceful life