Clare of Assisi

Introduction

Clare, a follower of Francis of Assisi, founded the Minoresses or Poor Clares. She lived all her life (1194-1253)in Assisi, and was canonized two years after her death.

Gender

Uncertain

Associated places

Assisi

Related Saints

Belongs to the group Clare (ns) (certain)

Related Personal Names

Name

Clare (certain)

Feast days

Day of Year

August 11

Notes

Current feast day

Day of Year

August 12

Notes

Former feast day