St. Francis of Assisi

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Scientists Think One Catholic Legend Is Really True

Carbon tests prove at least part of myth linked to St. Francis of Assisi

(Newser) - Catholic lore has it that in the depths of the winter of 1224, things looked grim for a group of monks who, trapped by snow, were starving inside a friary in southern Italy. Then a knock at the door alerted the monks to a life-saving delivery: a sack of bread,... More »

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