Subiaco

Subiaco

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House Partner: Mater Dei School
House Patron: Sr Clare Slattery

Benedict lived as a hermit in a cave for three years in the 'sacre speco' grotto in Subiaco, Italy and began his vision that became the Rule of Benedict.

In Subiaco today a monastery and an abbey still remain.

The abbey is known as St Scholastica's (Scholastica being Benedict's twin sister).