Francis of Assisi in His Own Words The Essential Writings

ISBN-10: 1612610692
ISBN-13: 9781612610696
Edition: N/A
Authors: Jon M. Sweeney
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List price: $14.99
Publisher: Paraclete Press, Incorporated
Publication date: 4/28/2013
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 144
Size: 5.00" wide x 7.50" long x 0.50" tall
Weight: 0.506
Language: English

Biographies of St. Francis will only take you so far. It’s impossible to truly understand him without reading his writings. Sweeney has compiled all of the ones that we are most certain come from Francis himself, including his first Rule of life, the Rule he wrote for the Third Order, letters to friends, letters to people in power, messages to all Franciscans, songs, praises, canticles, and his final spiritual Testament. An introduction and explanatory notes throughout the book help to put the writings into historical and theological context.

Introduction
The Writings
Prayer Before the Icon Crucifix of San Damiano (1206)
The First Rule (1209)
The First Rule of the Third Order (1210)
Praises to the Blessed Virgin Mary (1210-1220)
Praises of the Christian Virtues (1210-1220)
My First Recommendation to the Faithful (1213)
A Rule for Hermitages (1217)
Letter to Those Who Rule over People (1220)
Letter to a Minister (1221)
Letter to Brother Anthony of Padua (1224)
Praises to God and The Blessing of Brother Leo (1224-1225)
Letter to All the Friars (1225)
Canticle of the Creatures (1225)
Canticle for the Women of San Damiano (1225)
The Testament (1226)
Letter to Brother Leo (1226)
Prayer for the Conclusion of the Offices (Date Unknown)
The Lord's Prayer: Francis's Extended Version (Date Unknown)
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