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They had the feel of monastic cells. Times, Sunday Times (2013)He did much to promote and reform the monastic movement as a whole. COLLINS DICTIONARY OF SAINTS (2004)They both lived the monastic life as it has been lived for centuries. Times, Sunday Times (2012)Sometimes that comes naturally with the contemplative and monastic life. Times, Sunday Times (2008)Many monastic buildings were brought down in the early 13th century merely by a high wind. Times, Sunday Times (2008)This has since morphed into many different monastic movements over the last 1700 years. Christianity Today (2000)Accommodation is available, as is a full live-in experience of the monastic life. Times, Sunday Times (2010)Her sacred well is up a path to the right-hand side of the two impressive monastic buildings, one of which is of the ninth century. On the Trail of Merlin - a guide to the Celtic mystery tradition (1991)
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