The Life of Saint Francis

The Life of Saint Francis

by Rachel Billington, James Mayhew, James Mayhew
     
 
The son of a wealthy merchant, Francis renounced his life of privilege to live simply, helping the poor and the outcasts of society and teaching respect for all living creatures. Here, Rachel Billington tells the story with excitement, adventure, and passion. We see Francis’ childhood, his extraordinary conversion, the miracles he performed, the people who

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The son of a wealthy merchant, Francis renounced his life of privilege to live simply, helping the poor and the outcasts of society and teaching respect for all living creatures. Here, Rachel Billington tells the story with excitement, adventure, and passion. We see Francis’ childhood, his extraordinary conversion, the miracles he performed, the people who followed him, his special relationship with animals, and, finally, the drama of his early death. A memorable portrayal of the man who became the most beloved of saints.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780340714270
Publisher:
Hodder & Stoughton, Ltd.
Publication date:
03/01/2003
Edition description:
1ST UK ED.
Pages:
48
Product dimensions:
8.48(w) x 10.12(h) x 0.18(d)
Age Range:
9 - 13 Years

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