A Rich Man In Poor Clothes: The Story of St. Francis of Assisi is a children’s biography book that follows the life story of one of history’s most famous saints and his work with the poor.
St. Francis (c. 1182–1226) was a young man who had everything going for him: he was rich, handsome, and well-educated, but he felt like there was something missing in his life—something that would make him feel truly fulfilled. He soon found out what that something was when he met Jesus Christ.
Francis became obsessed with serving God and helping others as much as possible—even if it meant giving up all of his earthly possessions! He started his own movement called “The Franciscan Order,” which went on to become one of the largest religious groups in history.
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This book offers an engaging look at Francis’ life and how he inspired so many people around him through his selfless acts and faithfulness to God’s will above all else!
This book is a biography of St. Francis of Assisi, one of the most important figures in Catholic history. The story follows Francis from his humble beginnings to his death and canonization as a saint.
St. Francis was born into a wealthy family and lived an extravagant lifestyle until he decided to give it all up for the love of God and his fellow man. In this book, you’ll learn about his childhood, his travels throughout Europe, his time spent with the Crusaders in Palestine, and how he helped start the Franciscan Order.
This book is perfect for anyone who wants to learn about this beloved saint or for parents who want their children to learn about him too!