If you really want to experience these Saints it is a great idea to just read their own words. It feels like you move in time and stand next to the Saint and listen to him.Published 8 months ago by Amazon Customer
necessary read for any serious Franciscan. Very words of Francis and Clare in readable English is astounding experience of faith, prayer, and intimacy with Jesus!Published 14 months ago by Bill Tubbs
Bought this book before going on a Retreat being given on the lives of Francis & Clare.
My Pastor is an expert on these two Saints.
As they always do, the "Classics of Western Spirituality" presents a solid introduction to the writings and lives of many of the spiritual pilgrims who have left their... Read morePublished 15 months ago by Larry Mehaffey
This little volume of primary writings of Francis and Clare is important for anyone interested in their work. The introduction is excellent, and the texts are well foot-noted. Read morePublished 16 months ago by C. Medine
The book is a joy to read and well organized. It seems to move from the historical St. Francis to the spiritual. The book can be used for prayer - very useful. Read morePublished 17 months ago by Rilke