"As I have worked on this biography,Thompson writes, "my respect for Francis and his vision has increased, and I hope that this book will speak to modern people, believers and unbelievers alike, and that the Francis I have come to know will have something to say to them today.".
Intro Contents Introduction Part I: The Life 1. "When I Was in My Sins," 1181-1205 2. The Penitent from Assisi, 1206-1209 3. The Primitive Fraternity, 1209-1215 4. Expansion and Consolidation, 1216-1220 5. Francis returns Home, 1220-1221 6. Rules and retirement, 1221-1223 7. The Way of the Cross, 1223-1225 8. From Penitent to Saint, 1225-1226 For Further Reading Part II: Sources and Debates Preliminary Note List of Abbreviations On the "Franciscan Question" On Chapter 1 On Chapter 2 On Chapter 3 On Chapter 4 On Chapter 5 On Chapter 6 On Chapter 7 On Chapter 8 Bibliography Index.
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