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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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The Bardi-Cavalcanti company of Florence had an Italianate nineteen-room house on Throgmorton Street, near Austin Friars, the church of the Italian Protestant community.
A new mall would run from the Debenhams store to the Austin Friars precinct.
Contractor address : 23 Austin Friars, London EC2N 2QP
The young Brodrick was back in Britain as a boarder at the Austin Friars School in Carlisle, run by the Augustinian friars whose ranks he would join as a deep-thinking 19-year-old ( and after a gap year on a logging camp in British Columbia.
Contractor address : The Carers Centre, Austin Friars
DAILY MAIL UNDER-15 VASE, Round One: Whitley Bay HS 53 King Edward VI School Morpeth 5, QEHS Hexham 14 King's School Tynemouth 10, St Bede's Lanchester 48 Egglescliffe School 7, Ullswater Comm College 15 Trinity School Carlisle 40, St Bees School w/o Netherhall, Keswick School 0 Austin Friars St Monica's 5, QEGS Penrith w/o Appleby Grammar School.
Based in The Shield Group's headquarters in Austin Friars, he will manage the routine operations of the Monitoring and Systems Division.
Under-15 Cup: Ponteland Community High School v Whitley Bay High School, Queen Elizabeth HS Hexham v Haydon Bridge High School, Cramlington High School v King Edward VI School Morpeth, St Bede's School Lanchester v Durham School, Egglescliffe School v Macmillan College, Northallerton College v Brierton Community School, Carmel RC Technology College v Yarm School, Queen Elizabeth Kirkby Lonsdale v Kirkby Kendal School, Ullswater Community College v Queen Elizabeth GS Penrith, Nelson Thomlinson School v Trinity School Carlisle, Keswick School v Cockermouth School, Whitehaven School v St Bees School Cumbria, Austin Friars St Monica's School v Netherhall School, Appleby Grammar School v Barnard Castle School, Emmanuel College v King's School Tynemouth.
The season started with a comprehensive victory over King Edward's Morpeth and big wins followed over Alnwick, King's Tynemouth, Gosforth HS, Macmillan HS and Austin Friars, but there were some poor results against Dame Allans, Newcastle RGS in the Daily Mail Cup, Barnard Castle and St.
Rush, Witt & Wilson, Rye announced bids for the sale of the former Austin Friars Monastery and adjoining land.
It was built in 1681 to house the less well-off Freemen of the city and their widows, but parts of the building date back even further, incorporating the east wall of a 13th-century Austin Friars church, the remains of a 14th-century window in the north wall of the church, and also a 16th-century Manors Tower.

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