St. Francis of Assisi / T.S.R. Boase. With 16 lithographs by Arthur Boyd.

; Boyd, Arthur, 1920-1999
Bloomington : Indiana University Press, 1968.

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Other Authors Boyd, Arthur, 1920-1999.
Subjects Christian saints -- Italy -- Biography.
Christian saints.
Francis, of Assisi, Saint, 1182-1226.
Description 120 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm
Copyright Date 1968.
Notes Includes bibliographical references (page 117).
Also issued online.
Contents Lives of St. Francis. The commune of Assisi. The war with Perugia. Francis's birth. Early influences. -- The stages of conversion. San Damiano. The separation from his father. -- The restoration of churches. The revealing of the rule. The first disciples. Poverty. Asceticism. -- Recognition of the order. The contemplative life. Francis as a preacher. -- Rivo torto. The early brotherhood. Clare. Jacopa of Settesoli. -- The first chapters. Missions to the infidel. The Lateran Council. St. Dominic. Death of Innocent. James of Vitry. Cardinal Ugolino. The indulgence of the Porziuncola. -- Provincial organization. The chapter of 1219. Departure for the east. The new regulations. Damietta. Francis in Palestine. -- Bologna. The crisis in the order. The minister-general. The revision of the rule. Sacramental teaching. Death of Peter Catani and appointment of Elias. The third order. -- The chapter of 1221. The German mission. Renewed problems. The rule of 1223. The letter to Leo. -- Greccio. La Verna. The stigmata. The canticle of the sun. The last illness. The testament. Death of Francis. -- Chronology -- Bibliography -- Index.
Genre Biography.
Geographic Area Italy
Network Numbers (OCoLC)306102
WorldCat Search OCLC WorldCat
WorldCat Identities Boase, T. S. R. 1898-1974.
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