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
Pronunciation : Coming soon
Alternative names : FRANCIS-OF-SALES
Location : Worldwide Christianity
Gender : Male
Type : saint
In charge of : Unknown at present
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Celebration or Feast Day : Unknown at present
Birth and Death Dates : 1567-1661
Good/Evil Rating : Unknown at present
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