Reliquary containing a relic of Saint Francis of Assisi. The document certifying the authenticity of this relic can be downloaded below as a PDF file. Saint Francis (1182-1226) is one of the most beloved of all saints. He is known for rejecting wordly riches and for his love of animals. He also received the stigmata and arranged the first Christmas nativity scene.
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