Saint Dominic

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Noun1.Saint Dominic - (Roman Catholic Church) Spanish priest who founded an order whose members became known as Dominicans or Black Friars (circa 1170-1221)Saint Dominic - (Roman Catholic Church) Spanish priest who founded an order whose members became known as Dominicans or Black Friars (circa 1170-1221)
Church of Rome, Roman Catholic Church, Roman Church, Western Church, Roman Catholic - the Christian Church based in the Vatican and presided over by a pope and an episcopal hierarchy
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Francis of Assisi, along with Dominic Guzman, helped lead the major spiritual reform that produced two new mendicant orders, the Franciscans and the Dominicans.
Dominic Guzman, the founder of the Dominicans, was.
These values date to the thirteenth century in southern France when the Spaniard Dominic Guzman founded a religious order composed of men and women with the sole idea of preaching or spreading the Good News of the Gospel.