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Francis of Assisi : A New Biography.

Author/Creator:
Thompson, Augustine.
Publication:
Ithaca : Cornell University Press, 2012.
Format/Description:
Book
1 online resource (311 pages)
Edition:
1st ed.
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Subjects:
Francis, -- of Assisi, Saint, -- 1182-1226.
Christian saints -- Italy -- Assisi -- Biography.
Form/Genre:
Electronic books.
Summary:
"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.".
Contents:
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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Local notes:
Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, Michigan : ProQuest Ebook Central, 2021. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest Ebook Central affiliated libraries.
Other format:
Print version: Thompson, Augustine Francis of Assisi
ISBN:
9780801464263
9780801450709
OCLC:
922998176