Back in December while my husband and I were visiting Rome, we also took a little weekend side trip to Assisi, birth place and living shrine to Sts. Francis and Clare and the Franciscan order.
Now, our family has a connection to St. Francis, no doubt. My husband has a Franciscan heart through and through, we live and serve in a country that was first evangelized by Franciscan friars and bears their mark at every turn, and we do so love our own band of Friars who have become dear friends of the mission.
But I have never felt particularly Franciscan on a personal level.… Read the rest!