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Published by Kessinger Publishing, LLC .
Written in English

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  • Religion

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Edition Notes

ContributionsJohn Steven McGroarty (Editor), Al Wach (Illustrator)
The Physical Object
FormatPaperback
Number of Pages88
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL11935294M
ISBN 101432567896
ISBN 109781432567897

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The Little Flowers of St. Francis of Assisi book. Read 59 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. With a new Preface by the noted writer /5. The Little Flowers is a traditional collection of tales of St. Francis, divided into 53 short chapters, which was composed at the end of the 14th century. It relates many colourful anecdotes, miracles and pious examples from the lives of Francis and his followers (such as Brother Juniper). The Little Flowers Of St. Francis Of Assisi. Price: $11 provide many hours of blessed peace and prayerful reflection on his life and times through charming stories related by St. Francis and his closest companions. Also Purchased. The Imitation Of Christ. The Imitation of Christ is a beautiful edition of the original, deeply spiritual. The Little Flowers of Saint Francis is not a historical work or a novel. Nor is it a biography or chronological summary of the events of one man’s life. Rather, it is a spiritual text meant to.

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The Little Flowers of St. Francis of Assisi. About the Book the life of St. Francis of Assisi was translated from original Latin accounts into Italian and became known as "The Little Flowers." While their form is often borrowed from medieval tales, their surface charm is belied by the deep truths of the spiritual life they can still reveal. About The Little Flowers of St. Francis of Assisi. With a new Preface by the noted writer Madeleine L’Engle, author of nearly fifty books of fiction and non-fiction, including A Wrinkle in Francis of Assisi’s ecstatic embrace of a life of poverty revolutionized Christianity even as it transformed the ethics of the West. p. 1. THE LITTLE FLOWERS OF ST. FRANCIS CHAPTER I. In the name of our Lord Jesus Christ the Crucified, and of His Mother the Virgin Mary. In this book are contained certain Little Flowers, Miracles and devout ensamples of the glorious mendicant of Christ, Messer St. Francis, and of certain of his Holy Companions, to the praise of Jesus Christ. There have been ninety editions of this charming little book written over years. The Little Flowers of St. Francis of Assisi is a collection of legends of the most beloved figure of the Middle Ages. In the 13th century, St. Francis and his companions vowed to follow the example of Jesus as closely as possible, especially in His poverty, gentleness, and humility.