Agnes of Assisi, Saint


Agnes of Assisi, Saint
Agnes of Assisi, Saint
Brief biography of the younger sister of St. Clare, and prioress of the Poor Clares at Monticelli

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  • Agnes of Assisi — Infobox Saint name=Saint Agnes of Assisi birth date=1197/1198 death date=death date|1253|11|16|mf=y feast day=November 16 venerated in=Roman Catholicism imagesize=200px caption=Saint Agnes of Assisi birth place=Assisi death place=Assisi titles=… …   Wikipedia

  • Clare of Assisi, Saint — 1194 1253, Italian nun: founder of the Franciscan order of nuns. Also, Clara of Assisi. * * * born July 16, 1194, Assisi, duchy of Spoleto died Aug. 11, 1253, Assisi; canonized 1255; feast day August 11 Founder of the order of Poor Clares… …   Universalium

  • St. Agnes of Assisi —     St. Agnes of Assisi     † Catholic Encyclopedia ► St. Agnes of Assisi     Younger sister of St. Clare and Abbess of the Poor Ladies, born at Assisi, 1197, or 1198; died 1253. She was the younger daughter of Count Favorino Scifi. Her saintly… …   Catholic encyclopedia

  • Saint Agnes (disambiguation) — Saint Agnes (291 304), is the patron saint of chastity. Saint Agnes may also refer to:In people *Agnes of Assisi (1197 1253), abbess of the Poor Ladies, feast day November 16 *Agnes of Bohemia (1211 1282), also known as Agnes of Prague, feast day …   Wikipedia

  • Assisi — This article is about the Italian town. For the type of embroidery, see Assisi embroidery. For the Assisi meteorite of 1886, see Meteorite falls. Assisi   Comune   Comune di Assisi …   Wikipedia

  • Saint — 1347 80, Italian ascetic and mystic. died A.D. 731, pope 715 731. died A.D. 741, pope 731 741. died A.D. 352, Italian ecclesiastic: pope 337 352. died A.D. 683, Sicilian ecclesiastic: pope 682 683. died A.D. 855, Italian ecclesiastic: pope 847… …   Universalium

  • saint — saintless, adj. /saynt/, n. 1. any of certain persons of exceptional holiness of life, formally recognized as such by the Christian Church, esp. by canonization. 2. a person of great holiness, virtue, or benevolence. 3. a founder, sponsor, or… …   Universalium

  • Agnes of Bohemia — Saint Agnes of Bohemia Agnes of Bohemia tending the sick, 1482 Born 1211 Prague Died March 6, 1282 Prague …   Wikipedia

  • Clare of Assisi — Saint Clare of Assisi Detail depicting Saint Clare from a fresco (1312–20) by Simone Martini in the Lower basilica of San Francesco, Assisi. Virgin …   Wikipedia

  • St. Clare of Assisi —     St. Clare of Assisi     † Catholic Encyclopedia ► St. Clare of Assisi     Cofoundress of the Order of Poor Ladies, or Clares, and first Abbess of San Damiano; born at Assisi, 16 July, 1194; died there 11 August, 1253. She was the eldest… …   Catholic encyclopedia


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