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|Prayer for Peace, Francis of Assisi (1182-1226)|
The Christian doctrine that inspires Pope Francis' actions are from the Bible, particularly the life of Jesus and His words in Matthew 5-7, referred to as 'The Sermon on the Mount.'
Matthew 5-7 The Bible Gateway
Pope Francis chose his papal name to reflect the life and example of Francis of Assisi, a medieval saint, and founder of the Franciscans. He is known for his care of the poor, and is considered the patron saint of animals and the environment.
Francis of Assisi