Are You Becoming a Mirror for Christ?

by Ilia Delio, OSF on Aug 10, 2020 5:00:00 AM

Clare’s emphasis on the person of Jesus Christ is an emphasis on the human person as well, what...

We Are Rich in Our Poverty

by Ilia Delio, OSF on Aug 9, 2020 5:00:00 AM

Clare puts forth the tremendous mystery of the human person both as rich and poor. The mystery...

Empty Your Pockets

by Ilia Delio, OSF on Aug 12, 2019 5:00:00 AM

When we allow others to do things for us, God’s goodness shines through them. Poverty is not so...

We Depend on God and One Another

by Ilia Delio, OSF on Aug 11, 2019 5:00:00 AM

Clare of Assisi did not elaborate on the poverty of the human person but she knew it in the...

Are You Becoming a Mirror for Christ?

by Ilia Delio, OSF on Aug 10, 2019 5:00:00 AM

Clare’s emphasis on the person of Jesus Christ is an emphasis on the human person as well, what...

Poverty and Humility Are Sisters

by Ilia Delio, OSF on Aug 6, 2019 5:00:00 AM

Poverty reminds us of the deepest truth of our human existence; that we are created by God and...

We Are Rich in Our Poverty

by Ilia Delio, OSF on Aug 5, 2019 5:00:00 AM

Clare puts forth the tremendous mystery of the human person both as rich and poor. The mystery...

Prayer Is Energy for Action

by Ilia Delio, OSF on Aug 12, 2018 5:00:00 AM

Prayer is the energy of evangelical life because it transforms the desire for gospel life into...

Embracing the Negative

by Franciscan Media on Sep 28, 2017 5:45:00 AM

Saint Francis and Saint Clare made what most would call negative or disadvantage shimmer and...

Finding God in His Creation

by Franciscan Media on Aug 11, 2017 5:45:00 AM

While both Clare and Francis left the world to pursue God insofar as they abandoned their...