The Poverello at Abbey–Roads

My friend Terry at Abbey–Roads has some brilliant posts for today’s feast of Saint Francis of Assisi. He says, among other things, that “Francis, in...

Vir Dei Franciscus

Vir Dei Franciscus reliquit domum suam, dimisit hereditatem suam, inops et pauper factus est; Dominus autem assumpsit eum. Consider, for a moment, today’s Entrance Antiphon...

Mass of Saint Francis of Assisi

ENTRANCE ANTIPHON MR Francis, a man of God, left his home and gave away his wealth to become poor and in need. But the Lord...