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They are variously called the Bernardines, after the highly influential St.Bernard of Clairvaux (though the term is also used of the Franciscan Order in Poland and Lithuania), or the White Monks, in reference to the colour of the "cuccula" or white choir robe worn by the Cistercians over their habits, as opposed to the black cuccula worn by Benedictine monks.During the first year, the monks set about constructing lodging areas and farming the lands of Cîteaux, making use of a nearby chapel for Mass.

Fruit d’un travail de plusieurs années il comble un manque dans l’édition des actes des abbayes filles de Cîteaux.

It was in this village that a group of Benedictine monks from the monastery of Molesme founded Cîteaux Abbey in 1098, with the goal of following more closely the Rule of Saint Benedict.

The best known of them were Robert of Molesme, Alberic of Cîteaux and the English monk Stephen Harding, who were the first three abbots.

Un ouvrage qui fera date dans l’histoire de Morimond que tout passionné de l’abbaye se doit d’avoir dans sa bibliothèque !

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