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A short introduction to Franciscan literature

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Published by Tennant and Ward in New York .
Written in English


  • Franciscans -- Bibliography.

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Statementby Father Paschal Robinson ...
LC ClassificationsZ7840.F8 R7
The Physical Object
Pagination55 p.
Number of Pages55
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6988356M
LC Control Number07029858

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Enter your mobile number or email address below and we'll send you a link to download the free Kindle App. Then you can start reading Kindle books on your smartphone, tablet, or computer - no Kindle device required. To get the free app, enter your mobile phone number. An Introduction to the Franciscan Literature of the Middle by: Genre/Form: Bibliography: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Robinson, Paschal, Short introduction to Franciscan literature. New York, Tennant and Ward, Full text of "A Short Introduction to Franciscan Literature" See other formats Google This is a digital copy of a book that was preserved for generations on library shelves before it was carefully scanned by Google as part of a project to make the world's books discoverable online. Major Sources of Franciscan Bibliography. General (arranged chronologically by original imprint date) A Preliminary Check-List of Franciscan Books and Pamphlets. A Check-List of Franciscan Books, Theses, Short Introduction to Franciscan Literature. New York: Tennant & Ward, Andrew G. Little.

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Few persons realized that Francis of Assisi is, in fact, the author of a group of Witings, among which three are autobiographical. Nowadays, we can be thankful to the Franciscan researchers who have unearthed the manuscripts containing the Writings of Saint Francis, and have handed them down to us in critical Size: KB. Franciscan Order Franciscans There are now three organizations of Franciscan friars: the Friars Minor [Lat. abbr., O.F.M.] (the second largest order in the Roman Catholic Church; only the Jesuit order is larger), formerly called the Observants; the Friars Minor Capuchin (see Capuchins), the fourth largest of the great religious orders; and the Friars Minor Conventual [Lat. abbr., O.M.C.]. Franciscan, any member of a Roman Catholic religious order founded in the early 13th century by St. Francis of Assisi. The Franciscan order is one of the four great mendicant orders of the church, and its members strive to cultivate the ideals of poverty and charity. Intended as an introduction to Franciscan Spirituality, this book is not a biography of the life of St. Francis, though it does contain elements of his life and short stories and anecdotes that Bodo uses to emphasize the element of spirituality that specific chapters are devoted to covering/5(29).