Episode 2 | Saints and Sinners: Britain’s Millennium of Monasteries

Janina Ramirez looks at how monasteries transformed society and rose to a position of immense power, only for sin and corruption to lead to collapse as the medieval period ended.

Clip Info
  • Clip length: 59'09''
  • Broadcast year: 2015
Curriculum Connection
  • Religious Education | Christianity | Practices | The role of the church

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  • Provider: BBC
  • Channel: BBC Four
  • Programme: Saints and Sinners: Britain's Millennium of Monasteries
  • Episode: 2