Saint Frances of Rome

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Saint Frances of Rome

Frances was born in Rome, Italy. her parents were wealthy but they taught her to be concerned for others. When she turned eleven, Frances informed her parents that she wanted to become a nun, her parents wanted her to get married instead. At the age of thirteen she was married to Lorenzon Ponziano, they were married for forty years. Frances and her sister Vanozza took care of the sick and brought food to those who needed it. Runtime : 1:52 mins