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St. Francis de Sales Comments

Born in France in 1567, Francis was a patient man. He knew for thirteen years that he had a vocation to the priesthood before he mentioned it to his family. When his father said that he wanted Francis to be a soldier and sent him to Paris to study, Francis said nothing. Then when he went to Padua to get a doctorate in law, he still kept quiet, but he studied theology and practiced mental prayer while getting into swordfights and going to ... Continue Reading

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  1. marie
    6 years ago

    if there was a girl patron saint for authors, i'd pick her for my confirmation. :[. But wow, all the things that he did... especially the conversion of 40,000 people. that takes dedication. he's a great saint for any guy to choose at confirmation.

  2. RENEE
    6 years ago

    St Francis de Sales, please guide a well known journalist to reveal the real truth about Obama's birth certificate as soon as possible.

  3. Sabrina
    6 years ago

    God is amazing....i thank him everyday for putting me with this wonderful family and providing me with food and shelter =]

  4. Genevieve
    6 years ago

    i realy love everything about god..he is my life my soul and my everything....i luv to see god in my dreams some day...luv to all the people in the world and to those who needs food and water....i thank god for giveing us our life each day and each moment....peace too all of the people...luv mel

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