Kirchheim
Community ID
 
2558
 
Alternate Names
 
Kirchheim unter Teck; S. John the Baptist
 
Diocese
 
Constance
 
Dedication
 
S. John the Baptist
 
Date Founded
 
1400 or earlier
 
Religious Order
 
Dominican
 
Rule
 
Rule of S. Augustine
 
Foundation Information
 

Further informatioun about the foundation of this house of Dominican women is needed.

 
Literary Works
 

A reform account from this community still survives.

 
Manuscript Sources
 

The Landesbibliothek in Karlsruhe contains a miscellanouse ascetical work written in the fifteenth century, belonging to this community and later held in Gotteszell, #St. Blasien 97. The chapter library of St. Paul in Lavanttal also contains a Liber chori, written in the fifteenth century and later held in Gotteszell, # 62/1, as well as a martyrology, also from the fifteenth century and held in Gotteszell, #71.

 
Miscellaneous Information
 

The history of this convent's archives indicate ties with Gotteszell.

 
Contributors
 
June Mecham
 
Date Started
 
1400
 
Length
 
647