Show Summary Details

Quick Reference

The branch of the Franciscan Order which allowed adaptations and mitigations to the Rule of St Francis and the use of Papal privileges, including those permitting the accumulation of property. The term is also used of a similar division among the Carmelites.

Subjects: Medieval and Renaissance History (500 to 1500) — Christianity.

Reference entries

Users without a subscription are not able to see the full content. Please, subscribe or login to access all content.