Recommended!
If you haven't seen it already, I would recommend "The Chosen"! The first episode of Season 2 can be viewed by clicking here!

Bible Dictionaries

Charles Buck Theological Dictionary

Carmelites

Additional Links

One of the four tribes of Mendicants, or begging friars; so named from Mount Carmel, formerly inhabited by Elias, Elisha, and the children of the prophets; from whom this order pretends to descend in uninterrupted succession. Their habit was at first white; but the pope Honorius IV. commanded them to change it for that of the Minims. They wear no linen shirts, but, instead of them, linsey-wolsey.

Copyright Statement
These files are public domain.
Text Courtesy of BibleSupport.com. Used by Permission.

Bibliography Information
Buck, Charles. Entry for 'Carmelites'. Charles Buck Theological Dictionary. https://www.studylight.org/dictionaries/eng/cbd/c/carmelites.html. 1802.

Search for…
Enter query in the box below:
Choose a letter to browse:
Prev Entry
Carmathites
Next Entry
Carpocratians