Friar's Life During Medieval Times

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During Medieval times, the Friars were known as what we call priests. The word “friar” is derived from the Latin word “frater”, which stands for brother. A Friar’s life consisted of simplicity and extreme poverty, and they could fit under certain religious orders of men, especially the four mendicant orders; Augustinians, Carmelites, Dominicans, and Franciscans. In other words, a medieval friar was monk that was differentiated from monks of earlier times. What separates a Friar from a monk is that they don’t like in the monastery, and they spend some time begging for food and shelter, even though they were not allowed to beg for cash, nor to accept donations during preaching. Nevertheless, a Friar’s duty aside from the poverty they live in,
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