Kamp
Community ID
 
2552
 
Alternate Names
 
Kamp bei Boppard; Kluse; Beguinenkloster Kluse
 
Diocese
 
Trier
 
Modern Location
 
in the Rhine-Lahn- area
 
Date Founded
 
1378
 
Religious Order
 
Beguines; (later Franciscans)
 
Rule
 
Augustinian; unknown
 
Foundation Information
 

This foundation originated as a community of Beguines. It is mentioned in documents since 1378 as a Beguine convent, following the Augustinian rule. It later assumed the practices of the Franciscan order.

 
Manuscript Sources
 

The State and University Library in Hamburg contains a manuscript "Legg. aus dem V├Ąterbuch, dating from the 13-14th centuries, #In scrin. 12o213. The University Library in Marburg contains a manuscript of Tehod. de Apolda's Life of S. Elisabeth, dating from the fifteenth century, #657. The National Library in Vienna contains the Sermons of Tauler, (14th c.), #2739, and "Betrachtungen ├╝ber das leiden Jesu," (c. 1370/80), #3023, which belonged to this community. The Muzeum Ceske Literatury in Prag contains a manuscript of the "Rede von den XV Graden," (c. 1350), III 183.

 
Secondary Sources
  
Contributors
 
June Mecham
 
Contributors Notes
 

Further research necessary

 
Date Started
 
1378
 
Length
 
965