Augustinian rule

Definitions

  • Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • Augustinian rule a rule for religious communities based upon the 109th letter of St. Augustine, and adopted by the Augustinian orders.
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Usage

In literature:

The Augustinians, who claimed to have received their rule from St. Francis himself, wore the grey habit of the Franciscans.
"The Life of Joan of Arc, Vol. 1 and 2 (of 2)" by Anatole France
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