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October 25, 2010

New Clairvaux Abbey — using stones from the 12th century to build a Chapter House

Filed under: California — Tags: , , , — furtherglory @ 2:10 pm

On Sunday, I took a trip to northern California and visited the Chapter House of a monestery located just outside the town of Vina.  The Chapter House of a monestery or abbey is where the monks go to read a chapter of the Bible every day.  It is not the living quarters of the monks.   (more…)