Jumièges, Abbey of
Jumièges, Abbey of
Founded in 634 by St. Philibert, who had been the companion of Sts. Ouen and Wandrille at the Merovingian court

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  • Jumièges Abbey — was a Benedictine monastery, situated in the commune of Jumièges in the Seine Maritime département , in Normandy, France.HistoryThe abbey was founded in 654 by Saint Philibert, who had been the companion of Saints Ouen and Wandrille at the… …   Wikipedia

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  • Benedictine Abbey of Jumieges —     Benedictine Abbey of Jumièges     † Catholic Encyclopedia ► Benedictine Abbey of Jumièges     Jumièges, situated on the north bank of the Seine, between Duclair and Caudebec, in Normandy (Seine Inférieure). The abbey was founded in 634 by St …   Catholic encyclopedia

  • Jumièges — French commune nomcommune=Jumièges . région=Haute Normandie département=Seine Maritime arrondissement=Rouen canton=Duclair insee=76378 cp=76480 maire=Joëlle Tétard mandat=2001 2008 intercomm=Communauté de communes Seine Austreberthe… …   Wikipedia

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  • Robert of Jumièges — • Eleventh century Archbishop of Canterbury Catholic Encyclopedia. Kevin Knight. 2006. Robert of Jumieges     Robert of Jumièges     † …   Catholic encyclopedia

  • List of abbeys and priories — is a link list for any abbey or priory. Armenia*Akhtala Monastery *Gandzasar monastery *Geghard *Goshavank *Haghartsin Monastery *Haghpat *Kecharis Monastery *Khor Virap *Noravank *Sanahin *Sevanavank *TatevAustria* List of Christian religious… …   Wikipedia

  • Philibert of Jumièges — Saint Philibert of Jumièges (c. 608 ndash;684) was an abbot and monastic founder, particularly associated with Jumièges Abbey.He was born in Gascony as the only son of a Vic or Vic Jour (now Vic Fezensac) based courtier of Dagobert I and was… …   Wikipedia

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