His rule book for monks is a monastic must. His idea of memorizing liturgy at meal times was a great success.
His innovation put paid to all those awkward gaps between ‘pass the salt’ and ‘for Heaven’s sake stop slurping’. Unless you were a silent order, in which case the gap was even larger.
Article last updated on 25 February 2006
by the Godchecker Team.
Editors: Peter J Allen, Chas Saunders
References: Coming soon.
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Saunders, Chas, and Peter J. Allen, eds. "PACHOMIUS: Saint from Christian mythology." Godchecker. Godchecker/CID, 25 Feb. 2006. Web. 24 July 2014.