St Francis was born in 1181, in Assisi, Italy. St Francis . real name is Giovanni di Pietro di Bernardon. St Francis gave up being rich and he partied a lot an d had lots of friends to be poor because he didn't want the rich life so he left home and then after a while he became poor and helped the even more poor.
St Francis-Showed compassion to Lepers.
St Francis of Assisi Died on the 3rd of October 1226. He died of the age 44. He was declared as a Saint 2 years after he died. Today St Francis has a lasting resonance with millions of followers across the globe.
Lived a life of poverty and loved animals
St Francis gave up a luxury for a life devoted on christianity after he heard Christ Jesus calling out to him he commanded him to rebuild the Christian Church and to live in poverty.He is the patron Saint of animals and the environment.
We have St Francis house because..
One day St Francis saw a Leper in a forest in Assisi. At first St Francis walked back with fear. They were required to carry a wooden bell or clacker, sining out ''Beware.....Leprosy.....beware"Then Francis decided to face his most biggest fear.Francis began to hug the injure the limbs of the Leper. Only at that moment he was embracing Christ Jesus.
St Francis gave up the life of rich and poverty because Christ Jesus spoke to him and told him to build a Church and to live in poverty, then he became the Saint of animals and the environment.
We have the St Francis house because he is one of the Saints and he helped the poor, Helped the animals that were sick and cleaned up the environment, also he is catholic and we are a catholic school.