Holy People of the Middle Ages By: josh sutton

Dominic sensed the need for the Church to combat this heresy.

St. Francis of Assisi was renowned for drinking and partying in his youth.

Even after his death, Leo IX's military and papal actions triggered the final split between the Eastern and Western Churches.

Credits:

Created with images by historic.brussels - "old Laeken church doorway" • Rennett Stowe - "St Dominic" • Tony Fischer Photography - "13th Station of the Cross; Jesus is Taken Down from the Cross" • Jorge Lascar - "The 30.6m ⌀ dome and the chandeliers with Islamic patterns - Hagia Sophia" • Jim, the Photographer - "Our Lady Giving the Rosary to Saint Dominic" • sammydavisdog - "statue of st francis of assisi" • Jorge Lascar - "One of the entrances - Hagia Sophia"

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