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St. Francis Rosary

One Decade at a Time St. Francis of Assisi’s tradition requires us to pray the rosary one decade at a time for peace in the world.   This rosary replicates the cincture worn by the famed monk and the founder of the Franciscan Order.  The knots on the cord remind us of the virtues of pove Details


The Forgiveness of Assisi

One night in 1216, while Francis was immersed in prayer, a radiant light spread through the Porziuncola (‘little portion’) and he saw above the altar Christ and his Holy Mother, surrounded by a multitude of Angels. Jesus and Mary asked Francis what he wanted for the salvation of souls Details


La Verna ~ Where St. Francis Received the Stigmata

La Verna is one of the best known Franciscan shrines, located atop glorious mountains of the same name.  Amid a thick forest of beech and pine trees in the northern part of the Casentino district of Arezzo in Tuscany, there lies a truly holy and mystical place. The place was given to St. Francis Details

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