Heiliggeistkloster
Community ID
 
2489
 
Alternate Names
 
(convent of the holy spirit); Augustiner-Chorfrauen; neuwerkkloster; Novum opus; Neue Heimstatt in der Stadt
 
Town
 
Erfurt
 
Diocese
 
Mainz
 
Medieval Location
 
Erfurt
 
Modern Location
 
Erfurt
 
Dedication
 
Blessed Virgin Mary; Holy Spirit; Holy Cross
 
Date Founded
 
1196 or earlier
 
Date Terminated
 
1667
 
Religious Order
 
Augustinian
 
Rule
 
Augustinian
 
Foundation Information
 

Further information about the foundation of this community of Augustinian canonesses is necessary.

 
Manuscript Sources
 

The University library in Feiburg in Breisgau contains a Rituale et Pontif. , written in 1521 and belonging to this community, #383. Several works are held in the Landesbibliothek in Karlsruhe, including a Gradual (15th c.),# St. Peter perg. 15; a Gradual (14th c.), #St. Peter perg. 16; a Hymnar., circa 1500, #St. Peter perg. 16a; a necrology, circa 1356, #St. Peter perg. 37; an Horae canon. (15th c.), #St. Peter perg. 38a; and a Gradual (14th c.), #St. Peter perg. 44.

 
Secondary Sources
  
Manuscripts Produced
 

Three Graduals from the convent remain, dating from the fourteenth and fifteenth centuries. A Necrology, Hymnar. and Horae canon. also survive from this community. (see manuscript sources)

 
Contributors
 
June Mecham
 
Contributors Notes
 

Further research is necessary.

 
Date Started
 
1196
 
Date Finished
 
1667
 
Length
 
865