Gnadenthal
Community ID
 
2525
 
Alternate Names
 
Vallis gratiae
 
Town
 
near Öhringen
 
Diocese
 
Würzburg
 
Modern Location
 
in the region of Schwäb-Hall
 
Dedication
 
Blessed Virgin Mary
 
Date Founded
 
1300 or earlier
 
Religious Order
 
Cistercian
 
Rule
 
Benedictine
 
Foundation Information
 

This is a community of Cistercian nuns.

 
Manuscript Sources
 

A Liber precum from this community, writtn circa 1516 by Cleopha von Baden and owned by Jodoc. Schüssler and Barbara de Gaysberg, is held in the chapter library of St. Paul in Lavanttal, #XXV/1, 18. A Diurnal from the fourteenth century is preserved in the Landesbibliothek in Stuttgart, #HB. I. 160.

 
Secondary Sources
  
Manuscripts Produced
 

A Liber precum and a diurnal are the only literary remains from this convent. It is unclear whether the scribe of the Liber precum, Cleopha von Baden, was a member of this community.

 
Contributors
 
June Mecham
 
Contributors Notes
 

Further research is necessary.

 
Date Started
 
1300
 
Length
 
522