because they wanted a peaceful life and good food
because they wanted to have a peaceful life
They simply joined an Order and took their vows.
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.
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.
They were important because this was where ,the monks did their prayers to the god. It is a devoted place where the monks gave up their regular life to become religious.
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!
They lived in monasteries
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.
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.
Organized schools were not set up in the middle ages. The middle ages was a time of no learning or study. About 90% of the people couldn't read or write and those who did were nobles who had been taught by monks.
In an nunnery. Monks lived in Monerstrys.
because they were not treated with respect.
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.
Cathedrals were big in the middle ages, as the people of the town doated money to the monks to contribute to building their cathedrals so that the monks could pray for them, they were also big to hold all of the monks inside it.
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.
The monasteries and monks.