Denys the Carthusian; Denys van Rijkel; Denys van Leeuwen Date of Birth: 1402/3 Place of Birth: Rijkel, Limburg, now in Belgium Date of Death: 1471 Place of Death: The Carthusian monastery of Roermond, Limburg, now in the Netherlands
Dionysius was born in the small village of Rijkel in the first years of the 15th century. He attended a prestigious school in Zwolle from 1415 and, after finishing there in 1417, decided to b…
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“Dionysius the Carthusian”, in:
Christian-Muslim Relations 600 - 1500, General Editor David Thomas.
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