Holy People of the Middle Ages by.bryce barley

Leo IX

Leo IX became pope on February 12, 1049, and assumed the name Leo IX.

Leo IX was the Catholic Church's 151st pope.

Leo IX was declared a saint by the Church, and his feast day is April 19.


St. Dominic was Born in old Castile, Spain

St. Dominic hadn’t taken a trip with his bishop, Dominic would probably have remained within/the/structure/ of contemplative life.

St. Dominic sensed the need for the Church to combat this heresy, and was commissioned to be part of the preaching crusade against it.

St. Francis of Assisi

St. Francis of Assisi was Born in Italy circa 1181, St. Francis of Assisi was renowned for drinking and partying in his youth.

In 1202, war broke between Assisi and Perugia, and Francis eagerly took his place with the cavalry.

St. Francis of Assisi and the men of Assisi came under heavy attack, and in the face of superior numbers, they took flight.


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