Charles de Foucauld, in his youth an agnostic and bon vivant, became a monk and wished to live among the poor as a brother to all. He was killed in Algeria in 1916.
Blessed Charles de Foucauld
An introduction to his spirituality. With several photos.
Charles de Foucauld (1858-1916)
Biography from the Vatican News Service.
Charles Eugène de Foucauld
Biography, photos, and information on his burial site.
Dictionary of African Christian Biography: Charles de Foucauld
Biographical article by Frederick Quinn, and a photo.
Charles de Foucauld: From Playboy to Beatified Hermit
Valerie Schmalz summarizes the story of this modern model of sanctity. [Ignatius Insight] (November 14, 2005)
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