Early Church Documents: F
Concerning the crisis of Novatianism and the Roman church's reaction to it.
Also describes his division of Rome into seven diaconal districts.
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Second Epistle (To the Eastern Bishops):
Concerning the renewal of the chrism, and concerning accusations against
priests. --- NA
Third Epistle (To Bishop Hilary):
Concerning accusations and legal process.
Fatima, daughter of the Prophet Muhammad, (VII Century):
Fiacc, Irish bard, (V Century):
Hymn on the Life of St. Patrick:
Very early source for life of Patrick. Anonymous 1868
translation. --- SPL
Firdowsi, Persian poet, (X/XI Centuries):
Shah-nameh: A legendary history of
pre-Islamic Persia; the national epic of Iran. Zimmern translation.
--- Virginia Tech
Francis of Assisi, Italian ascetic, (XII/XIII Centuries):
Prayers: Includes the
famous Canticle of Brother Sun and Sister Moon.
--- Webdesk Catholic Site
Canticle of the Creatures
In Italian and English.
Francis' last words to his followers, apparently intended to
head off controversy by enjoining obedience to the Church and limiting
begging by the friars. However the Testament's insistence that it was
self-explanatory created difficulties later on. Burr translation.
Burr translation. --- MSBP
Rule of the Franciscan Order:
Burr translation. ---
St. Francis of Assisi: an Illustrated Biography
--- Friars of the Immaculate
St. Francis: A Brief Life Story
--- Capuchin Order, Australia
Gregory IX: Mira circa Nos:
Bull canonizing St. Francis.
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