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a Roman Catholic friar wearing the grey habit of the Franciscan order

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Where, you might ask, does a Franciscan Friar procure rabbit in Central America?
AT THE VERY BEGINNING of Laurence Sterne's A Sentimental Journey through France and Italy (1768), we are presented with a highly emblematic encounter between the novel's fictional protagonist, the Anglican clergyman, Parson Yorick, and a Franciscan friar, who we subsequently discover is called Father Lorenzo.
Along the route, Franciscan friars in brown robes chanted prayers in Latin and explained the different stations to crowds through a megaphone.
The discovery ends a 500-year-old mystery about what happened to the king's body, after it was buried by Franciscan friars in an unmarked grave following his defeat at the hands of the future king Henry VII at the Battle of Bosworth.
John the Baptist Capuchin Franciscan Friars in New York City, where over 2000 people will gather to celebrate the life of Padre Pio.
Run by the Capuchin Franciscan Friars, the pantries serve over 1.
The year 2009 marked the eight hundredth anniversary of the foundation of the Franciscan order, and it is fitting that in this year there should be published this third and final volume tracing the history and contribution of the Franciscan friars in Ireland to this ongoing story.
The Buffalo-born twins Julian and Adrian Riester, who were both brothers in the Roman Catholic Franciscan friars for 65 years, died just hours apart at St.
Her appeal to Swedish clergy, Cistercian monks, Dominican and Franciscan friars and the various bishops is considered which prompts theories as to why Katherine was more popular among the clergy there than other countries.
A group of Franciscan friars from Jerusalem said: "We take care of the Holy Land, and we have come here to Paphos to see the Pope, we are staying in Nicosia and Larnaca.
GOOD HABITS IN MARSKE: Five Franciscan friars walked or hitch-hiked from their Dorset priory to begin a two-week mission at Marske in May 1973.
Six Franciscan friars took Jesus' sending forth seriously last summer as they walked 300 miles from Roanoke, Virginia to Washington, D.
The Capuchin Franciscan Friars have put Olton Friary, in Solihull, up for sale and could net a cool pounds 4 million from the property deal.
Holy Mass at Our Lady of Lourdes Catholic Church, and close of the Franciscan friars of the Renewal Parish Mission
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