Walking with St. Francis, the earthiest saint

Posted October 5, 2017 1:28 am by Maria K.

Walking with St. Francis, the earthiest saint

image borrowed from WikipediaToday is the day the world celebrates a little Italian guy who lived over eight hundred years ago and who really appreciated life, love and beauty in all forms. Francis of Assisi was born into material wealth but saw beyond it to the things that are really valuable — compassion, openness, the beauty of creation, the importance of living in harmony with nature, the value of those on the margins of society, and the power of simple living. He disregarded the church authorities of the day (who were on the wrong track in many ways) and invited a

Open this link in a new window ... http://simplemoodlings.blogspot.com

Send this to a friend