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Synonyms for Franciscan

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

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This is why Bonaventure, in tracing the portrait of the ideal friar minor, goes straight to this Christic source of minority and humility: in sermon V on St.
Thus the Friar minor is not fraternal in the sense of making himself the equal of the others--this would already be too much for us!--but in the sense of being lesser than all the others.
It is often said, following from Sacrum commercium, that the Friar Minors' cloister or enclosure is nothing other than the cloister of the world.
It dates back to the 17th century and is now the headquarters of the Philippine Province of the Order of Friar Minors.