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Feastday: November 29
Birth: 1681
Death: 1742
Canonized By: Pope John Paul II

Franciscan mystic, born Antony Fasani in 1681. He entered the Franciscans and was ordained in 1775. While serving as provincial and in other administrative positions, he was known for prayer and for supernatural gifts. Francis was canonized in 1986.


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