Oct 4
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Saint Francis of Assisi

ST. FRANCIS, the son of a merchant of Assisi, was born in that city in 1182. Chosen by God to be a living manifestation to the world of Christ's poor and suffering life on earth, he was early inspired with a high esteem and burning love of poverty... read full bio

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"My God and my all," St. Francis’ constant prayer, explains both his poverty and his wealth.