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Founder of the Franciscan Order, born at Assisi in Umbria, in 1181. In 1182, Pietro Bernardone returned from a trip to France to find out his wife had given birth to a son. Far from being excited or apologetic because he'd been gone, Pietro was furious because she'd had his new son baptized Giovanni after John the Baptist. The last thing Pietro wanted in his son was a man of God -- he wanted a man of business, a cloth merchant like he was, and ... Continue Reading

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  1. julie
    5 years ago

    this website is very very helpful and useful. thank you for the information

  2. Juan
    5 years ago

    i love diz site n das ma faviorte saint n he's ma saint 4 ma confirmation

  3. danielle
    5 years ago

    this was very helpful for my social studies report. thankx to who ever wrote it

  4. Luke
    5 years ago

    This is so fantastic.. I can't believe he led such an amazing life, please send me more!!! :)

  5. dougd
    5 years ago

    cool

  6. rj marie
    5 years ago

    the life of all saints are inspirable even if some saints had a bad life before they become a saint but they really have the capacity of being a saint because they know how to change their life from bad to good... and st. francis is one of my favorite saint because of his attitudes and he is a friar of the franciscan of the immaculate. a good founder........

  7. rj marie
    5 years ago

    all the life of the saints is so inspirable. i hope that their are many people that will become a saint.

  8. John Mikoldjczyk
    5 years ago

    this web sight was amazing i picked St. Francis as my confirmation saint and i had to do a paper on him and this website really helped i recommend this site for anyone who needs information on saints

  9. person writing
    5 years ago

    this was a useful site to use, but St Francis didn't really do anything that extraordinary. i was a bit disappointed.

  10. brendan
    5 years ago

    this is a great website to get info on i would recommend it to every one that uses this website

  11. x schoolgirl x
    5 years ago

    this website is very useful for my homework!

  12. raisedbywolves
    5 years ago

    I wish I could've known Francis of Assisi!!! He was the bomb!

  13. horseboy
    5 years ago

    he is going to be my confirmation saint

  14. sarah f
    5 years ago

    you did not include many facts about him being the patron saint of ANIMALS too.

  15. sarah
    5 years ago

    st Francis is amazing and he is my 100 percent idol !!

  16. fatboy
    5 years ago

    thank you for helping me write my confirmation paper

  17. Kevin
    5 years ago

    thank you so much terry

  18. michael
    5 years ago

    I love St. Francis he is inspiration for me. I love the way he serve God.

  19. Isabel
    5 years ago

    thank you for this! This has helped me so much for the biography im doing for St.Francis! If it wasnt for this site i wouldn't have gotten an A+ in history thank Terry Matz!I couldn't thank you enough for this page

  20. Anabelle
    5 years ago

    I love the history/story of Saints Francis of Assisi. It helped me alot on my report.

    THANK YOU,
    Anabelle


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