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Francis of Sales

Saint. 1567--1622, French ecclesiastic and theologian; bishop of Geneva (1602--22) and an opponent of Calvinism; author of Introduction to a Devout Life (1609) and founder of the Order of the Visitation (1610). Feast day: Jan. 24
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Francis de Sales School was constructed in 1823 and will be preserved to protect the original architecture to meet state and federal historic preservation requirements.
And, with the kids from Francis de Sales Choir singing their little hearts out, and the brave dancers from Dance Passion giving a brilliantly choreographed performance, not even the weather was going to hamper the festive spirits of Walton's residents.
In addition to the text, the Paraclete Press version contains a useful introduction that placed Francis de Sales and his work in historical context; a chronology of de S.'s life with helpful references to noteworthy people and events of the times; a six-page bibliography; and extensive commentary typeset so that the notes fall on the left page and de S.'s text on the right.
They participated in cultural performances, depicting both Sinhala and Tamil culture, at the welcome ceremony accorded to them at the St Francis de Sales Senior Secondary School.
Francis de Sales Seminary in Wisconsin, earned his Masters and Doctorate at Boston College and his Masters of Divinity at Harvard University.
Francis de Sales (1567-1622) a French Bishop and great spiritual writer whom Newman revered.
Having refused to give up on his dream date, Carlos was delighted to be able to marry Great Barr girl Claire at St Francis de Sales RC Church in Yoxall, Staffordshire.
Unidentified miscreants vandalised the St Francis De Sales Church in Hebbagodi.
Francis de Sales, through this first little lesson and more profoundly in the intervening years, has been for me a wise mentor, teaching me to live with energy in what seems to be called for, and yet to be willing to change course and remain generous in something different and new.
Francis de Sales Church in Houston, from sexual molestation charges of three boys.
Father Paul Townsend, priest of St Francis de Sales, where mother and son were parishioners, said: "The past two weeks have brought pain and darkness to many.