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St. Francis of Assisi: A Biography

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Reviewers have judged St. Francis of Assisi: A Biography to be that rarity among books about saints: a popular work of inspiring spiritual reading that is also an acclaimed work of modern scholarship. With spiritual insight and careful historical judgment, Omer Englebert blends the many facets of St. Francis' personality into a portrait of a saint who can inspire men and women today. A Servant Book.

About the Author

Omer Englebert was born in Belgium in 1893 and died in Jerusalem in 1991. He entered the Order of Friars Minor in 1909 and was ordained a priest in 1924. A few years later he left the order and passed to the diocesan clergy. He is the successful author of several books. His Life of St. Francis is still in print in French: it is a classic. Englebert contributed also to journals and directed series for various publishing houses. Several of his books have been translated in many languages.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780892830718
Subtitle:
A Biography
Author:
Englebert, Omer
Publisher:
St. Anthony Messenger Press
Subject:
General
Subject:
Religious
Subject:
Inspirational
Subject:
Francis, of assisi, saint, 1182-1226
Subject:
Inspirational - General
Subject:
Religion Western-Inspirational
Subject:
Catholicism
Edition Description:
Trade Paper
Publication Date:
19790701
Binding:
Paperback
Language:
English
Pages:
282
Dimensions:
6.88x4.26x.74 in. .36 lbs.

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Religion » Western Religions » Saints

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