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religious order in the Roman Catholic Church. The name derives from the Rule of St. Augustine (5th cent.?), which established rules for monastic observance and common religious life. The canons regular, made up of ordained clergy, adopted this rule in the 11th cent. and became known as Augustinian, or Austin, canons. Augustinian canons pursue a life of poverty, celibacy, and obedience without withdrawing from the world. Subsequent orders of canons regular, such as the Premonstratensians, are outgrowths of the Augustinians. The Austin friars are an entirely different group of religious, dating from the 13th cent. (see friarfriar
[Lat. frater=brother], member of certain Roman Catholic religious orders, notably, the Dominicans, Franciscans, Carmelites, and Augustinians. Although a general form of address in the New Testament, since the 13th cent.
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). Officially known as Hermits of St. Augustine, they now exist in three independent branches—the Calced Augustinian Hermits, the more austere and less numerous Discalced Augustinian Hermits, and the Recollects of St. Augustine. There are also congregations of women corresponding to both canons and friars.
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He therefore went down the Rue des Petits Augustins, and came up to the quay, in order to take the New Bridge.
cried the duchess, seizing Athos's hands, "tell me this moment how you know all these details, or I will send to the convent of the Vieux Augustins for a monk to come and exorcise you.
Those which first caught the eye were the Bernardins, with their three bell towers; Sainte-Geneviève, whose square tower, which still exists, makes us regret the rest; the Sorbonne, half college, half monastery, of which so admirable a nave survives; the fine quadrilateral cloister of the Mathurins; its neighbor, the cloister of Saint-Benoit, within whose walls they have had time to cobble up a theatre, between the seventh and eighth editions of this book; the Cordeliers, with their three enormous adjacent gables; the Augustins, whose graceful spire formed, after the Tour de Nesle, the second denticulation on this side of Paris, starting from the west.
Address : Enseignement(s) administratif(s): Communaute urbaine de Toulouse Metropole des Augustins Gerald Begin Tel +33 561223314 Fax +33 561223469 gerald.
Contact point(s): Renseignement(s) technique(s): Communaute urbaine de Toulouse Metropole des Augustins Axel Hemery Tel +33 561223905 Fax +33 561223469 axel.
No 15v115ao - transport of works of art for fantasy figures exhibition at the Musee des Augustins.
Weiss had brought the painting to the French capital for Paris Tableau, a small art fair devoted to Old Masters and he was hoping to finalize its sale to the Augustins Museum in Toulouse, offering it for 550,000 euros ($760,000) -- below the current 675,000 euro market price.
Since then, the director of the Augustins Museum has authenticated it, Weiss said.
This was a property of the French state that was deposited at the Augustins Museum in Toulouse and was stolen in 1818.
Em Beitrag zur Diskussion der Zeitphilosophie Augustins im Umkreis von Leibniz"; Udo Reinhold Jeck, "Augustins Philosophie der Zeit in Friedrich Schleiermachers Glaubenslehre (1821/1822).
Contract award: restoration of the organ, a historical monument, the church of Saint Ferreol Les Augustins - 13001 Marseille dock Belgians