S. Giacomo de Murorupto
Community ID
 
1464
 
Alternate Names
 
S. Iacobo
 
Town
 
Assisi
 
Diocese
 
Assisi
 
Medieval Location
 
On the side of Tescio, on the east side of Colaprile. In the 14th century the nuns moved to the city, close to the monastery of S. Chiara. In the 15th century the zone of S. Giacomo was united with S. Rufino.
 
Date Founded
 
1088
 
Date Terminated
 
1256 (See
 
Religious Order
 
Benedictine
 
Incorporated By
  
Early Documents
 

July 5, 1257: Pope Alexander IV to the Abbot of S. Pietro of Perugia to press the canons of S. Rufino to exchange S. Giorgio with the Clare sisters for S. Giacomo di Muroropto (archives of S. Rufino). 1323: The nuns are in the church of S. Iacobi / monastery of S. Donato.

 
Manuscript Sources
 

16 pergamenti in the archives of S. Giacomo di Murorupto, priory of the Abbey Farfa, from the foundation to 1256.

 
Published Primary Sources
 

BIHL, M. "Documenta inedita archivi Protomonasteri S. Clarae Assisi," __Archivum Franciscanum Historium__ 5 (1912): 292.

 
Secondary Sources
 

CANONICI, L. __Mosciole__ (1979). // COTTINEAU, p. 176. // CRISTOFANI, __Le Storie...,__ p. 254. // GASPERINI, "Monastero di Donato di Flemulle," in __Aspetti di vita benedettina nella storia di Assisi__ (Assisi, 1981): 273-76. // FORTINI, A. __Nova vita di S. Francesco d'Assisi,__ vol. 3 (1959): 431. // LUBIN, vol. 5, 32. // SENSI, M. "I monasteri benedettini in Assisi," in __Aspetti di vita benedettina nella storia di Assisi__ (Assisi, 1981): 48.// L'antica chiesa e monaster di S. Giacomo de Murorupto in Assisi-ora laboratoria S. Francesco

 
Contributors
 
Suzanne Wemple-Kinder
 
Date Started
 
1088
 
Date Finished
 
1256
 
Length
 
1422