Our Fathers Catholic Podcast

Episode 48: The Real Life of St. Francis of Assisi

August 09, 2021 Season 1 Episode 48
Our Fathers Catholic Podcast
Episode 48: The Real Life of St. Francis of Assisi
Show Notes

How much do we know about the real St. Francis? What is legendary versus historical? Two years after St. Francis' death, his friend, Thomas of Celano, compiled the earliest account of his life. It is quite an interesting read! In the next few weeks, we will read snippets from the work and see what we can learn from his life.

Here is a link to a version of the text:
https://dmdhist.sitehost.iu.edu/francis.htm