Jon Sweeney's When St. Francis Saved The Church

661 Words3 Pages
In Jon Sweeney’s lecture and book, “ When Saint Francis Saved The Church”, he spoke about Francis leading a revolutionary life. There were two points that helped support with Francis leading a revolutionary life. Those points were friendship and poverty. Sweeney spoke about how important friendship and poverty was to Francis. These points helped with Francis learning what kind of person he would be and do with his life. The first point, Sweeney spoke about was friendship. Friendship was a part of Francis leading a revolutionary life. According to Sweeney’s lecture, the beginning to the end of Francis life was based entirely on true and unique gift for friendship. During this time, we many people weren’t friends with each other like the
Open Document