Definition of Francis of Sales, St in English:

Francis of Sales, St

Line breaks: St Fran|cis of Sales
Pronunciation: /sɑːl
 
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( 1567–1622), French bishop. One of the leaders of the Counter-Reformation, he was bishop of Geneva 1602–22. The Salesian order (founded in 1859) is named after him. Feast day, 24 January.

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