Chapter One: What Were “Meditation” and “Prayer” in the Medieval Monastery?
Chapter Two: The Journey to God through Meditation and Prayer, according to Eleventh- and Twelfth-Century Monastic Thinkers
Chapter Three: From Theory to Practice: The Experience of Monastic Meditation and Prayer in the Eleventh and Twelfth Centuries
Chapter Four: Envisioning the Invisible: The Use of Art in Monastic Meditation
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Lauren Mancia is Associate Professor of History at Brooklyn College, City University of New York. She is the author of Emotional Monasticism: Affective Piety in the Eleventh-Century Monastery of John of Fécamp (2019).