Who is St Francis of Assisi

Who is St Francis of Assisi

History of St Francis of Assisi St Francis of Assisi is the founder of the Franciscan Order, born at  Assisi in Umbria, in 1181. In...
History of St Francis of Assisi St Francis of Assisi is the founder of the Franciscan Order, born at  Assisi in Umbria, in 1181. In 1182, Pietro Bernardone returned from a trip to  France to find out his wife had given birth to a son. Far from being excited or apologetic because he'd been gone, Pietro was furious because she'd had his new son baptized Giovanni after  John the Baptist. The last thing Pietro wanted in his son was a  man of  God  -- he wanted a  man of business, a cloth merchant like he was, and he especially wanted a son who would...