Monte Cassino

Monte Cassino

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House Partner: Kiribati
House Patron: Sr Clara McLaughlin

The monastery of Monte Cassino was founded in 529 CE by Benedict.

The monastery is built on the top of a mountain and it is where the Rule was written by Benedict.

Today its library contains 150,000 volumes and many of its texts are rare treasures written on parchment.