Blessed Francis Ronci

Also known as

  • Francesco



Member of the Holy Spirit Community of Maiella (Celestines). Spiritual student of Saint Peter Celestine. Priest. Assisted Saint Peter at the hermitages of Orfente and Morrone. Prior of the Celestine monastery of the Holy Spirit in Maiella, Italy in 1285. First general of the Celestines, a post he held until his death. Created cardinalpriest of San Lorenzo in Damaso by Pope Celestine V on 18 September 1294.



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MLA Citation

  • “Blessed Francis Ronci“. CatholicSaints.Info. 8 September 2021. Web. 9 December 2021. <>