Clare and Francis: Assisi’s Most Dangerous Citizens

By Pat McCloskey, OFM July 26, 2019

In August 1212, if the small Umbrian city of Assisi’s post office had displayed “Wanted” posters, Chiara di Favarone di Offreduccio and Francesco..

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Radical Saint, Radical Faith: Clare of Assisi

By Ilia Delio, OSF July 24, 2018

In every age, a saint is born. Not that someone is born a saint, but there is something about him or her—a characteristic or trait that..

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St. Anthony’s Franciscan Spirit

By John Feister May 24, 2018

There are three giants in the earliest years of FranciscanismSaints Francis, Clare, and Anthony. Francis and Clare, of course, were founders. In..

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