friar preacher


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Noun1.friar preacher - a Roman Catholic friar wearing the black mantle of the Dominican orderfriar preacher - a Roman Catholic friar wearing the black mantle of the Dominican order
Dominican order - a Roman Catholic order of mendicant preachers founded in the 13th century
friar, mendicant - a male member of a religious order that originally relied solely on alms
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Master Gil, former presbiter, canon and treasurer of this church of Coimbra, who passed away as a Friar Preacher and [.
Here we find Aquinas the studious friar preacher and master in sacred theology, who heralded a new postfeudal Christianity in dialogue with a multireligious world.