Exordium: A Program of Reflection and Study on the Values of the Cistercian Reform

Michael Casey developed this program for use in reflecting on the origins of the Cistercian order during the Ninth Centenary of the Foundation of Citeaux.

Introductory letters from the Abbots General of O.Cist and OCSO:

Units in the program:

This program has been written by Father Michael Casey OCSO for private use by the communities of the Cistercian family and for that purpose may be freely reproduced and translated. Otherwise, all rights are reserved. The translation of the primitive documents used in the English edition is by Fr Chrysogonus Waddell OCSO. This is copyright material and is used with permission.