Franciscan order

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a Roman Catholic order founded by Saint Francis of Assisi in the 13th century

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A member of the Franciscan Province of the Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary in Herzegovina and member of the International Commission for Dialogue on the Level of the Franciscan Order in the World, Friar Iko Skoko, said that the Franciscan Order operates in 110 countries in the world, and has about 15,000 members advocating for dialogue.
The Franciscan order said it is opposed to giving Marcos last rites at the cemetery in Fort Bonifacio, Taguig City, for a number of reasons.
Among this corpus of scholarship was a treatise on the Immaculate Conception, a 16-volume work on the Middle Age theologian John Duns Scotus, and an eight-volume history of the Franciscan order.
John Moorman's A History of the Franciscan Order (1968) devoted just four of its forty-three chapters to Franciscan women.
The manuscript was included in the section "Art for Franciscan and Dominican Women," another distinguishing feature of the exhibition where works highlighted narrative images of Saint Claire of Assisi, founder of the Franciscan order for women during the thirteenth century, and Saint Catherine of Siena, the Dominican saint canonized in 1461.
That's the official name of the original Franciscan Order.
Francis added to the roster of Catholic saints a Keralan mystic nun, an Indian priest and social reformer, the former Bishop of Vicenza, and three members of the Franciscan order.
The Poor and the Perfect: The Rise of Learning in the Franciscan Order, 1209-1310.
The matter concerns the Franciscan Friars of the Immaculate, a small but growing order of several hundred priests, seminarians and nuns that was founded in Italy in 1990 as an offshoot of the larger Franciscan order of the pope's namesake, St.
Bonaventure University, Allegany, New York) is a superbly illustrated, 240 page compendium comprised of fifteen erudite scholarly essays on 13th, 14th, and 15th century art associated with the Franciscan order of the Roman Catholic Church.
Anthony of Padua was a Portuguese Catholic friar belonging to the Franciscan Order.
When St Bonaventure, who was head of the Franciscan Order at the time, presided over the opening of his coffin, he discovered that the vocal organs were still intact, including a red and soft tongue.
Her chronological study, focused on the 13th century, aims to overturn a number of well-established interpretations about the role of learning in the early Franciscan Order, such as the belief that the Franciscans merely copied Dominican educational structures, or that Franciscans engaged in higher learning exclusively to train preachers.
TEHRAN (FNA)- The Iranian parliament in a statement voiced regret over the Muslim and Christian scholars' silence on the beheading of Father Francois Murad, a member of the Catholic Franciscan order, by the Syrian rebels.
Barocci's paintings also reflect the spiritual outlook of influential patrons, particularly that of the Franciscan order, with which he was associated most of his life.
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