Category Archives: Saints

Stigmata of St Francis

Stigmata is a term used to describe body marks, sores, or the experience of pain in places that correspond to the crucifixion wounds of Jesus –  the hands, wrists, and feet. St Francis is the first recorded stigmatic in Christian history. It’s … Continue reading

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14 favourite facts and stories about St Francis

Tomorrow on the second day of the Spiritual Formation course I am enrolled on this year we will be ‘praying with Francis’. All I knew about St Francis was that he was St Francis of Assisi and he loved birds! … Continue reading

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