Tuesday, October 4, 2016

The Burning Passion of St. Francis of Assisi

The Burning Passion of St. Francis of Assisi

The Burning Passion of St. Francis of Assisi

St. Francis of Assisi embraced his sufferings out of love for God and his neighbor. St. Bonaventure quotes him as saying, “Nothing would make me more happy than to have you afflict me with pain and not spare me. Doing your will is consolation enough, and more than enough, for me.”