Definition of Poor Clare in English:

Poor Clare

Syllabification: Poor Clare

noun

A member of an order of Franciscan nuns founded by St. Clare of Assisi in circa 1212.
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  • When the hair-do was finished, I ran up to the Sacred Heart picture in the kitchen and told The Lord I wanted to be a Poor Clare in order to pray for the world.
  • It consists of Hymns, Psalms, Scripture, Readings, Short Reflections and Prayers and will be available at the Poor Clare Monastery after Monday 8th December from 10.30 am to 5pm.
  • ‘A Time to Pray’ by the Poor Clares from Carlow is now available in the Knock Shrine Book Shop or may also be had from the Poor Clare Monastery, Carlow.

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