Summary Page:  Site of Interest

Name:  Cave of St. Gobain

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Map:  Click Here (Source:  © MapQuest

Approximate modern location: North Central France.

Elm-Number: None.* 

Other Comments:  This was the cave from which St. Gobain preached and inspired young Norbert to lead the reform movement which, together with St. Bernard's efforts resulted in the spiritual reforms of the 12th century.  

* This listing (and the numbers, with a few adjustments after 1995) is based on the map contained in Kaspar Elm's Norbert von Xanten: Adliger, Ordensstifter, Kirchenfürst, Wienand Verlag, Köln, 1984, page 328-329.