By: Sabatier, Paul; Sweeney, Jon M. (edited with Introduction and Annotations)
Brewster, MA, Paraclete Press: 2003
Edition: Third Printing
Seller ID: 003360
Condition: New in New dust jacket
Paul Sabatier (1858 - 1928) , A French Protestant And The First Modern Biographer Of St. Francis, Sought To Find The Man Beneath The Layers Of Myth And Legend. Sabatier Portrayed A Fully Human Francis, Much Like Each Of Us In Our Awkwardness, Insecurities, And Fear, But Also A Gentle Mystic And Passionate Reformer Who Desired To Live As Jesus Taught His Disciples. "Sabatier's 19Th-Century Biography Still Reads Like The Classic It Is. Jon Sweeney's Comments Clarify Confusions And Update Things To The 21St Century. Once Could Hardly Ask For A Better Combination To Introduce Francis To A Larg... View More...