A reform of the Order of Poor Clares in 1436 by Saint Colette, who brought back many convents in France and Flanders to the strict Rule given by Saint Francis to Saint Clare. Most of the convents of Poor Clares in England follow this rule.

MLA Citation

  • Father Charles Henry Bowden. “Colettines”. A Simple Catholic Dictionary, 1903. CatholicSaints.Info. 31 December 2019. Web. 5 August 2021. <>