The Feast if St. Francis of Assisi

“We should love our enemies because their injurious conduct gives us an occasion to gain eternal life by returning love for hatred.”
-St. Francis of Assisi

“Where there is mercy and discernment, there is neither excess nor hardness of heart.” -St. Francis of Assisi

“A man’s knowledge can be judged only by his works and the sermons of a religious are only as effective as his actions.” -St. Francis of Assisi

“It is no use walking anywhere to preach unless our walking is our preaching.” -St. Francis of Assisi

“Where there is inner peace and meditation, there is neither preoccupation nor dissipation.”
-St. Francis of Assisi


1 Response to “The Feast if St. Francis of Assisi”

  1. 1 mjjhoskin October 8, 2009 at 8:34 am

    Yay for St. Francis! Would that we all walk in his ways just a small step or two, and the world would be transformed immediately.

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