Francis: The Journey and the Dream
depicted a Francis who 'sang' to me. I felt that I had found a teacher to lead me home. I had no idea where theis was going to lead but I was ready to follow. --John Michael Talbot
With a poet's pen and a dreamer's imagination, Bodo inspires many to follow Francis on the journey of gospel living. --Daniel P. Horan, O.F.M.
, author of Dating God: Live and Love in the Way of St. Francis
Here is a St. Francis who knew doubt, fear, loneliness, pain, discouragement as well as enthusiasm for life and his brothers, wonder, joy, and gratitude for people and all creation. I return to this book many times to reflect and pray. --Jeremy Harrington, O.F.M.
, Guardian and Commissary of the Franciscan Monastery of the Holy Land.
About the Author
MURRAY BODO, O.F.M., is a Franciscan priest and a member of the Franciscan Academy. An award-winning author of many books, including Landscape of Prayer
and The Simple Way of Saint Francis
, he writes and lectures on Franciscan spirituality. As an internationally known poet, Murray has participated in poetry readings in Europe, and the United States. His latest books of poetry are Wounded Angels and Visions and Revisions
. He lives in Cincinnati, Ohio, and travels yearly to Rome and Assisi, Italy, where he leads Franciscan pilgrimages.