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The way of St. Francis

the challenge of Franciscan spirituality for everyone

by Murray Bodo

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  • 12 Currently reading

Published by Doubleday in Garden City, N.Y .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Francis, of Assisi, Saint, 1182-1226.,
  • Spiritual life -- Catholic Church.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references.

    StatementMurray Bodo.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsBX2350.2 .B6 1984
    The Physical Object
    Paginationx, 180 p. ;
    Number of Pages180
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL3171866M
    ISBN 100385190735
    LC Control Number83014066

    The Lives of St. Thomas of Villanova, and of St. Francis Solano – pdf, text, epub, kindle format The Life of Blessed Sebastian Valfre (by the Fathers of the Oratory) – pdf, text, kindle format Life of Dom Bartholomew of the Martyrs, Archbishop of Braga (Fr. Luis de Granada) – .   The Way of St Francis extends km (about miles) from Florence to Rome, and connects places and paths visited and walked by St Francis of Assisi. For some, it provides a day pilgrimage.

      Daniel P. Horan, OFM is a Franciscan friar of Holy Name Province, a columnist at America magazine, and the author of several books including Dating God: Live and Love in the Way of St. has taught at Siena College and St. Bonaventure University, and has published numerous scholarly and popular articles on Franciscan theology and spirituality, Brand: Franciscan Media. In his newest book, Fr. Murray Bodo, OFM, brings to life seven teachings from the life and writings of St. Francis of Assisi in the prayerful, lyrical style his readers will recognize. These seven teachings are both a way and a destination, the way being transformation and the destination being the love of God.

    Way of St Francis (Official Group) Florence Assisi Rome has 3, members. The official American Pilgrims to Italy (API) English language Facebook group. Written by the author of the best-selling Francis: The Journey and the Dream, this brief meditation describes Francis' method of prayer, which he believed neccessary for a spiritual interior life. The path has three loves which are really the same: loving God through others, through loving nature, and through loving one's self. Focusing on the Other through love is the very center of Pages:


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The book is more than just instructions on where to walk though - Sandy gives you a vivid historical and religious context to the regions through which you are walking. The Way of St. Francis is a truly magnificent walk. The countryside is incredibly beautiful, and of course the Tuscan and Umbrian food and wines are glorious/5(21).

A very useful guide book for anyone contemplating the St Francis Way. The first section of the book is devoted to practical issues after a preamble about the history of the route. Advice is given about public transport, how to get a Pilgrim Certificate, best times to walk, what to carry, opening times of shops, restaurants and so forth, budget.

This book is a trove of information that makes a perfect companion for anyone setting out to walk the Way of St Francis. The Way of St Francis is one of the most popular pilgrim routes in Italy, and it offers a great range of sights: olive groves, vineyards, Renaissance Florence, the Casentino National Forest, hilltop towns, ancient ruins /5(22).

From the book’s back cover: The Way of St. Francis links cultural treasures and cherished sites from the life of Francis of Assisi into a km pilgrimage from Florence through Assisi to Rome.

Ideal for the experienced Santiago pilgrim who seeks a less crowded adventure, the route begins among the Renaissance masterpieces of Florence. Since The Way of St Francis: From Florence to Assisi and Rome was published in there have been lots of developments and lots of people with questions about many aspects of the trek.

To make it easier to answer questions I’ve created this page as a one-stop source where common questions are answered and resources can be shared. Excellent book on the philosophy of St. Francis by a Franciscan scholar. Bodo's work is easy to read, but full of excellent insight.

It's not hard to see how Francis has been misused and misunderstood for centuries, and how far the Catholic church (and all Christian churches, really) have moved from what St.

Francis lived and taught, which is sad, seeing as /5. The St Francis Way in Italy, also known as the Cammino di Francesco, is a superb walking trail inspired by the life of St Francis of Assisi.

The St Francis Way takes an ancient Roman road from Florence to Rome, following in the footsteps of Saint Francis across stunning and peaceful countryside, passing important Franciscan sites such as La Verna sanctuary, Assisi and the. What better way to honor St. Francis’ respect and compassion for nature - much-needed today - than to walk in his footsteps along the Via di Francesco, a km route in central Italy, departing from Florence and ending at St.

Peter’s Square in Rome, passing through the green heart of Italy, Umbria, and, most importantly, the places and. St Francis way camino is one of the most popular camino’s in Europe if not the world to walk.

This particular trip from Citta di Castello to Assisi takes place over 5 nights on a self-guided basis and is graded as level 2. As the book went on, however, the content drifted from a meditation on Francis' life to a memoir of what it has meant for Bodo to live as a member of the Franciscan order.

The end of the book returned to Francis in a strong way. This is reason I give the book only stars. All things considered, it is a very good book, a worthy read for anyone/5(21). Starting the Way of s from Dovadola to particularly La Verna, you are totally crossing the Apennines, so it is continuous up and down.

A bicyclist would follow the roads, but to the hiker it is a strenuous solitary workout. About The Way of St. Francis. The Way of St. Francis challenges the reader with a renewed understanding of the saint: a Francis who shows us a way of life both stimulating and troubling, who asks us to look again at the possibilities within us and around us, and to whom we turn repeatedly in interpreting our own human experience of God.

The St Francis Way or Cammino di Francesco is indeed a challenging walk, at we have it graded as a level 4 trail (out of 5). Richard from the Customer Care team shares a few tips all walkers contemplating travelling the St Francis Way should keep in mind. The idea for this article was submitted by Hannah of Cicerone Press, who asked me if I would be interested to write an article about the Way of St Francis, a walking route retracing the amazing pilgrimage completed by St Francis of Assisi in the 13th century.

The month-long walking route, as suggested by Sandy Brown, the author of the guidebook The. The official start of the Way of St Francis is in La Verna and the official finish is at the Vatican in Rome. Of course, it passes through Assisi, which was the centre of the world of Francis.

You can have a look at the map below to see the route. Saint Francis of Assisi abandoned a life of luxury for a life devoted to Christianity after reportedly hearing the voice of God, who commanded him to rebuild the Christian church and live in poverty.

Buy a cheap copy of The Way of St. Francis: The Challenge of book by Murray Bodo. Challenges the reader with a renewed understanding of the saint: a Francis who shows us a way of life both stimulating and troubling, who asks us to look again at Free shipping over $/5(5).

The Way of St. Francis challenges the reader with a renewed understanding of the saint: a Francis who shows us a way of life both stimulating and troubling, who asks us to look again at the possibilities within us and around us, and to whom we turn repeatedly in interpreting our own human experience of God/5.

Get this from a library. The Way of St. Francis: the Challenge of Franciscan Spirituality for Everyone. [Murray Bodo]. St Francis' Way. Inthe Umbria tourist board was continuing the process of refurbishing the route from Florence to Rome that Francis is believed to have used.

Called the Via di Francesco or Cammino di Francesco, the kilometer St Francis Way "pilgrimage route" is intended for travel on foot or by bicycle.

Main writingsBorn: Giovanni di Pietro di Bernardone, or. St. Francis - Official pilgrimage of st. Francis of Assisi. Way of Assisi: September and October are months of pilgrimage the pilgrims of this pilgrimage automatically become co-founders!

on departure it will be delivered: la Credenzial, the technical guide of the route, with translation into English, hat and brooch with logo.There are two prayers on this page. The first, Canticle of the Sun, has historical evidence of authenticity as being authored by St Francis.

The second prayer (actually called The St. Francis Prayer) appears to lack historical evidence attributing him as the author, regardless, it has been attributed to St. Francis in the USA since the late 's. Editorial Reviews "Eager to Love illuminates the path of Francis of Assisi as a path of evolving life toward integral wholeness." —Ilia Delio, O.S.F., author, Compassion: Living in the Spirit of St.

Francis "A gift to all Franciscan-hearted people everywhere!" —Daniel P. Horan, O.F.M., author, The Last Words of Jesus: A Meditation on Love and SufferingPrice: $