practice of goodness is accompanied
Few saints have walked this earth as filled with joy as St. Francis of Assisi. Rooted in God, he exulted in His glory mirrored in all creation.Francis recognized that:
is a solidarity among all creatures
You be praised, O Lord, in all Your creatures,
to praising God in life, St. Francis was equally faithful to praising Him
as death drew near.
faith Francis knew that
is the end of man’s earthly pilgrimage,
St. Francis help us to live and die as he did, praising the Maker of all
beauty as we look forward to the unending beauty of eternal life!