A worksheet on Medieval Monks
Language: English
Subject: Religion > Catholic Religion
Age: 14 - 15


A worksheet on Medieval Monks

What was the primary role of medieval monks in society?

How did monasticism develop during the medieval period?

What were the key features of monastic life during the Middle Ages?

What were some of the most important contributions made by medieval monks to art, literature, and learning?

What were some of the challenges faced by medieval monks, both within and outside of the monastic community?

How did the role of medieval monks change over time?

What were the different orders of medieval monks, and how did they differ from one another?

What was the relationship between medieval monasteries and the wider community?

What impact did medieval monks have on the development of Christianity?

How did the lives of medieval monks differ from those of other religious orders, such as nuns and friars?