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St FRANCIS-DE-SALES

Christian Saint

Also known as FRANCIS-OF-SALES

Patron Saint of Authors, Writers, Journalists and the Press. Also the Deaf

Bishop and Founder of the Visitation Order for Strong Souls in Weak Bodies (i.e. women).

This resulted in twenty convents for the laity. Known as ‘The Gentleman of God’, he was also the best-selling author of ‘Introduction to the Devout Life’, even though the Calvinists were very critical of his tolerance of dancing and jokes.

St FRANCIS-DE-SALES FACTS AND FIGURES

Name : FRANCIS-DE-SALES
Location : Worldwide Christianity
Gender : Male
Type : saint
In charge of :
Celebration or Feast Day : Unknown at present
Birth and Death Dates : 1567-1661
Good/Evil Rating : Unknown at present
Pronunciation : Coming soon
Alternative names : FRANCIS-OF-SALES
Popularity index : 61
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Article last updated on 25 February 2006 by the Godchecker Team.

Editors: Peter J Allen, Chas Saunders

References: Coming soon.

Cite this article:

Saunders, Chas, and Peter J. Allen, eds. "FRANCIS-DE-SALES: Saint from Christian mythology." Godchecker. Godchecker/CID, 25 Feb. 2006. Web. 28 August 2014.

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