Saint Francis of Assisi has remained a beloved saint among all the great Christian traditions. His example of simple devotion and humble service has provided a timeless example of genuine Christian faith. Through his poverty he proved the richness of the Gospel and embodied the reality of Jesus Christ among men. This collection of writings shares some of Saint Francis’ classic contemplations on the devout life, the disciplines of asceticism and glories of God’s creation.
- Title: Writings of Saint Francis of Assisi
- Author: St. Francis Assisi
- Translator: Fr. Paschal Robinson
- Publisher: Philadelphia: Dolphin Press
- Publication Date: 1906
- Pages: 208
About St. Francis Assisi
St. Francis Assisi was the founder of the Franciscans and was a Catholic deacon and preacher.