Numquam reformata quia numquam deformata” (Never reformed because never deformed): How Did the Carthusians Manage That?
May 17, 2021
Of all the monastic orders founded during the Middle Age, none are as romantic as the Carthusians. The extreme austerity of their way of way life has always inspired awe. And their complete withdrawal from the world paradoxically has ensured our perennial fascination.