The statue of Our Lady of Walsingham is held aloft
Year of Mercy Pilgrimage attended by Cardinal Nichols (Photo: mazur/catholicnews.org.uk)
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The Conventual Franciscans
Are Experiencing A Revival In England.
The only remaining building of the first English Franciscan Friary, built in 1267.
It was a considerable Monastery until The Dissolution of The Monasteries,
by King Henry VIII, in 1538, when The Friars were banished.
Photo: 30 June 2008.
Author: Pam Fray.
The following Text is from Wikipedia - the free encylopaedia.
Grey Friars, or Gray Friars, is a term for The Franciscan Order of Friars Minor, in particular,