Society Religion and Spirituality Christianity Denominations Catholicism Saints W Blessed Wilhelm von Hirsau
Biographical article on this Cluniac, abbot of Hirschau, monastic reformer, astronomer, musician, who died in 1091. In the Catholic Encyclopedia.
Much of this article in the New Schaff-Herzog Encyclopedia of Religious Knowledge is devoted to biographical information on Abbot William and the monastic reforms he introduced. Includes bibliography. Requires ability to view PNG files.
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