Jörresbusch
Community ID
 
2526
 
Alternate Names
 
Jörresbusch bei Eschweiler; Görresbusch
 
Town
 
Eschweiler-Kinzweiler, near Aachen
 
Diocese
 
Mainz
 
Dedication
 
S. Gregory
 
Religious Order
 
Cistercian
 
Rule
 
Benedictine
 
Foundation Information
 

This is a community of Cistercian nuns. The name of the community "Rubus sancti Georgii" is St. Jöris "im Busch" (Görresbusch).

 
Manuscript Sources
 

The Herzogin Anna Amalia Bibliothek in Weimar contains a work with the story of the Passion. (The original author is unknown; no parallel texts are known). This work is catalogued in the archive as manuscript Q 59a. It was written by Elizabet de Strabach "ordinis
Cistersteciensium monialis professe in Rubi sancti Georgij martyris". There is also a life of S. Bernhard from the fifteenth century, written by Elisabeth de Strabach, held in the University library in Düsseldorf, #B 44. This manuscript is mentioned in Colophons de manuscrits occidentaux des origines au XVIe siècle and described in Handschriftencensus Rheinland: Erfassung mittelalterlicher Handschriften im rheinischen Landesteil von Nordrhein-Westfalen mit einem Inventar.

 
Manuscripts Produced
 

The Herzogin Anna Amalia Bibliothek in Weimar contains a work with the story of the Passion. (The original author is unknown; no parallel texts are known). This work is catalogued in the archive as manuscript Q 59a. It was written by Elizabet de Strabach "ordinis
Cistersteciensium monialis professe in Rubi sancti Georgij martyris". There is also a life of S. Bernhard from the fifteenth century, written by Elisabeth de Strabach, held in the University library in Düsseldorf, #B 44.

 
Contributors
 
June Mecham; Betty C. Bushey
 
Contributors Notes
 

The manuscript in Duesseldorf is mentioned in:
Bénédictins de Bouveret, Colophons de manuscripts occidentaux des
origines au XVIe Siècle, vol.II, Nr.3742
and described in: Handschriftencensus Rheinland: Erfassung mittelalterlicher Handschriften im rheinischen Landesteil von Nordrhein-Westfalen mit einem Inventar,hrsg. v. Günter Gattermann, bearbeitet von Heinz Finger u.a., vol. I, p.324.

 
Length
 
375