St. Francis is depicted feeding the poor in "The Miracle of St. Francis," a 13th century triptych.
St. Francis is depicted feeding the poor in "The Miracle of St. Francis," a 13th century triptych.
St. Francis is depicted feeding the poor in "The Miracle of St. Francis," a 13th century triptych.

St. Francis of Assisi is remembered for his compassion and hospitality

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About Dan Krieger

Dan Krieger

Dan Krieger is a professor emeritus of history at Cal Poly and past president of the California Mission Studies Association.