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 A chronicle of the Carmelites and the papal mission in Persia
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A chronicle of the Carmelites and the papal mission in Persia

Date: 17th/18th centuries

Original Language: Latin, Italian, Spanish, Portuguese and French

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Taking its name from Mt Carmel in Palestine, and harking back to the late 12th-century Crusader experience, the Carmelites, Ordo fratrum Beatissimæ Virginis Mariæ de Monte Carmelo, are a contemplative monastic order that has always focused on prayer, commu…

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Matthee, Rudolph, “ A chronicle of the Carmelites and the papal mission in Persia”, in: Christian-Muslim Relations 1500 - 1900, General Editor David Thomas. Consulted online on 19 October 2019 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/2451-9537_cmrii_COM_31366>



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