Sentence Examples

  • A Cluniac monastery was founded in 1082, and Bermondsey Cross became a favoured place of pilgrimage.
  • Under the influence of the Cluniac revival, which began in the 10th century, pilgrimages became increasingly frequent; and the goal of pilgrimage was often Jerusalem.
  • William adopted the Cluniac programme of ecclesiastical reform, and obtained the support of Rome for his English expedition by assuming the attitude of a crusader against schism and corruption.
  • It was again deserted after the Conquest until Roger de Montgomery founded a house of the Cluniac order on its site.
  • Souvigny possesses the church of a famous Cluniac priory dating from the 11th-12th and 15th centuries, and containing the splendid tombs (15th century) of Louis II.