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Saint Francis of Assisi

Saint Francis of Assisi

Born: 1181 in Assisi — Italy — Died: 1226 Canonized: 1228 — Feast Day: October 4 Patron Saint of: animals, ecologists, merchants  Francis was born of a wealthy family. At the age of 20, he left his family and forfeited his wealth for a life of poverty serving God. He was known as “The Little […]

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