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_______ almost constant warfare between competing Germanic tribes followed the collapse of Rome and made life very unsafe. Trade collapsed, and cities disappeared
400-600
The only unifying force during the Dark Ages was the _____
Catholic Church
_______ were islands of stability.
Monasteries
_______ took the vows of chastity, poverty and obedience.
All monks, nuns, and priests
St. Benedict developed some rules so monks and nuns could lead productive lives
1.
2.
3.
1. Strict schedule of prayer and work
2. Once you joined a monastery, a monk should stay there
3. Eating and drinking in moderation
Popes became more powerful, especially under _____
Gregory I
a Germanic tribe that occupied much of Italy.
Lombard's
converted the Angles and Saxons who were invading England.
St. Augustine