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Information about the international Benedictine monastic order of sisters and brothers founded by the Patriarch of Western Monasticism, Saint Benedict of Nursia (480-547), Italy, in the sixth century A.D. He wrote what we know as the Rule of Benedict or Regula Benedicti. Geographic database. Search. What's New, Sant'Anselmo, elections, superiors, nuns, cloister, habit, etc.