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St. Stephen Harding

April 17

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An event every year that begins at 12:00am on of April, repeating indefinitely

(1050-1134)

Stephen and his friends started a monastic community that they hoped would be simpler, quieter, and poorer than the one they left, but sickness and hunger almost wiped out the community. Stephen prayed to God, and soon St. Bernard of Clairvaux arrived, bringing thirty other men with him. The little community become the famous Cistercian Order.

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