After military campaigns, sorting out brigands and local corruption, establishing schools and hospitals and bringing up a family, he gave it all up when his wife died and joined the Jesuits for a more contemplative life.
It never quite happened as the Jesuits needed his organizational expertise full time. Back to work then.
St. Francis Borgia Facts and Figures
Name: Francis Borgia
Pronunciation: Coming soon
Birth and Death Dates: 1510-1572
Celebration or Feast Day: Unknown at present
Role: Unknown at present
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Popularity index: 74
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Article last updated on April 07, 2019 by the Godchecker data dwarves.
Editors: Peter J. Allen, Chas Saunders
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