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DIGNIFIED DEATH - A detail from a Giotto painting of a dying St. Francis of Assisi shows a monk kissing the saintís stigmatic wounds and provides an example of a dying person surrounded by friends and watched over by God, Dr. Daniel Sulmasy, OFM, Ph.D., told a University of San Francisco audience April 28.
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