Saint francis of assisi abandoned a life of luxury for a life devoted to christianity he is the patron saint for ecologists learn more at biographycom. Saint francis of assisi founder of the franciscan orders of the friars minor the womens order of st clare and the lay third order he was a leader of the movement of evangelical poverty in the early 13th century and is one of the most venerated religious figures of roman catholicism. Saint francis of assisi giovanni francesco di bernardone 1181 1182 october 3 1226 was a unique spiritual personality who gave up a life of wealth and social position to embrace a life of poverty and chastity with the approval of the pope he founded a new monastic order commonly known as the franciscans st . Francis of assisi italian san francesco dassisi latin sanctus franciscus assisiensis born giovanni di pietro di bernardone informally named as francesco 1181 1182 3 october 1226 was an italian catholic friar deacon and preacherhe founded the mens order of friars minor the womens order of saint clare the third order of saint francis and the custody of the holy land. History biographies middle ages for kids occupation catholic friar born 1182 in assisi italy died 1226 in assisi italy best known for founding the franciscan order biography saint francis of assisi was a catholic friar who gave up a life of wealth to live a life of poverty
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