Juan Bermudo
Juan Bermudo, O.F.M., (ca. 1510 in Écija, Province of Seville – ca. 1565) was a Spanish Friar Minor who is best known as a composer, music theorist and mathematician.
Bermudo entered the Fra...
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Luke Wadding
Luke Wadding, O.F.M. (16 October 1588 – 18 November 1657), was an Irish Franciscan friar and historian.
Wadding was born in 16 October 1588 at Waterford to Walter Wadding of Waterford, a wealthy m...
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John Barnewall (Franciscan friar)
John Barnewall, O.F.M. (c. 1595 – c. 1650), was a member of the aristocracy in Ireland who became a Franciscan friar. He served as a teacher and lecturer both locally and on the Continent. He was the ...
Peter Walsh (priest)
Peter Walsh, O.S.F., Irish Franciscan friar and priest and author, fl. mid 17th-century.
John Punch (theologian)
John Punch, O.F.M. (or John Ponce or, in the Latinate form, Johannes Poncius) (1603–1661) was an Irish Franciscan scholastic philosopher and theologian.John Punch was ultimately responsible for the no...
John Marchesinus
John Marchesinus (called in Latin Johannes Marchesinus and in Italian Giovanni Marchesini) was an Italian Franciscan friar, probably of the late thirteenth and early fourteenth centuries, who was the ...
Bonaventure
Saint Bonaventure, O.F.M. (Italian: San Bonaventura; 1221 – 15 July 1274), born Giovanni di Fidanza, was an Italian medieval scholastic theologian and philosopher. The seventh Minister Genera...
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Aodh Buidhe Mac an Bhaird
Aodh Buidhe Mac an Bhaird, O.F.M. (aka Aedh Buidh Mac an Bhaird or Hugh Ward; c.1593 – 8 November 1635), was an Irish Franciscan friar who was a noted poet, historian and hagiographer. He is considere...
Raymond Caron
Raymond Caron, O.M.R., (also known as Raymond Redmond) (b. at Athlone, Ireland, in 1605; d. at Dublin, 1666) was an Irish Recollect Franciscan friar and author.
Entering the Franciscan friary in h...
Gerardo of Borgo San Donnino
Gerard of Borgo San Donnino (Italian: Gerardo di Borgo San Donnino) was an Italian friar of the Order of Friars Minor.Gerardo was born at an unknown date in Borgo San Donnino (now Fidenza), then a...
Giovanni Giocondo
Friar Giovanni Giocondo, O.F.M., (ca. 1433 – 1515) was an Italian friar, architect, antiquary, archaeologist, and classical scholar.
Giovanni Giocondo was born in Verona around 1433. He join...
Bonaventure Baron
Bonaventure Baron, O.F.M. (christened Bartholomew Baron; 1610 – 18 March 1696) was a distinguished Irish Franciscan friar and a noted theologian, philosopher, teacher and writer of Latin prose and ver...
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Robert Colman
Robert Colman DD (or Coleman, died 1428) was an English medieval Franciscan friar and university Chancellor.Colman received his Doctor of Divinity from Oxford University. He was at the Franciscan mon...
John Colgan
John Colgan, O.F.M. (Irish Seán Mac Colgan; c. 1592 – 15 January 1658), was an Irish Franciscan friar noted as a hagiographer and historian.
Colgan was born c. 1592 at Priestown near Carndonagh. H...
Salimbene di Adam
Salimbene di Adam, O.F.M., (or Salimbene of Parma) (9 October 1221 – c. 1290) was an Italian Franciscan friar and chronicler who is a source for Italian history of the 13th century.
He was born i...
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Patrick Fleming
Patrick Fleming, O.F.M. (Lagan, County Louth 17 April 1599 – Bohemia, 7 November 1631), was an Irish Franciscan scholar, who was murdered near Prague in the course of the Thirty Years' War.
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Francis Harold
Francis Harold, O.F.M. (died 18 March 1685), was an Irish Franciscan and historical writer.
He was for some time professor of theology in the Irish College in Prague; and afterwards went to Rome, ...
John of la Rochelle
John of la Rochelle, O.F.M. (also known as Jean de La Rochelle, John of Rupella, and Johannes de Rupella) (c. 1200 - 8 February 1245), was a French Franciscan and theologian.
He was born in La Roc...
Pamfilo of Magliano
Pamfilo of Magliano, O.S.F. (now O.F.M.), was an Italian Franciscan friar, who went to the United States in 1855 to help establish the Order there. He was responsible for the establishment of major in...
Albert of Stade
Friar Albert of Stade, O.F.M., was a 13th-century chronicler, born before the end of the 12th century, most likely about 1187.
Albert became the abbot of the Benedictine Monastery of St. John in S...
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Francis Bermingham
Francis Bermingham, O.F.M., fl. 1652, was an Irish Franciscan friar and scholar.Bermingham was a descendant of Meyler de Bermingham (1275), the founder of Athenry.Popularly known as Franciscus a Galvi...