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By Paul Verlaine

Votre âme est un paysage choisi
Que vont charmant masques et bergamasques
Jouant du luth et dansant et quasi
Tristes sous leurs déguisements fantasques.

Tout en chantant sur le mode mineur
L'amour vainqueur et los angeles vie opportune
Ils n'ont pas l'air de croire à leur bonheur
Et leur chanson se mêle au clair de lune,

Au calme clair de lune triste et beau,
Qui fait rêver les oiseaux dans les arbres
Et sangloter d'extase les jets d'eau,
Les grands jets d'eau sveltes parmi les marbres.

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Monasteries founded after the decree received no such subsidy. Additionally, monasteries were subjected to a strict budget, and the number of monks and nuns who could be admitted was also severely restricted.  +   The Beginning of Reform Although the idiorythmic model dominated Russian monasticism for most of the seventeenth and eighteenth centuries, a reform movement developed that desired a return to Basil’s cenobitic model. This movement first appeared among women’s monasteries in the late eighteenth century, in direct response to Catherine’s  decree.

Reforming the Monasteries One of the few official discussions involving monasteries may be seen in one subcommittee of the pre-sobor commission in . It decided that the normal authorization for the opening or closing of monasteries should remain in the hands of the diocesan bishop rather than the synod. Only if a monastery needed state subsidies should the central church au-          +  thorities be involved in its establishment. Under the existing rules, permission for opening and closing monasteries and granting subsidies came not only from the synod but also from the treasury and the ministry of the interior.

22 A contemporary of Metropolitan Filaret who likewise had a great efect on the development of women’s monasticism was Bishop Theofan the Recluse (–). While Metropolitan Filaret concerned himself with restructuring the organization of women’s monasteries, Bishop Theofan concerned himself with women’s spiritual lives. A gifted preacher who often used folk expressions in his sermons, Bishop Theofan dedicated himself to introducing all people, both monastics and nonmonastics, to asceticism.

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