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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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Canticle of Creation

Franciscans encourage us to pray with our eyes open, in order to be open to the world around us. Prayer walks in nature are a popular example of this form of prayer; we can be inspired by the creation around … Continue reading

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