Friday, August 11, 2017

St. Clare of Assisi

My favorite Saint....she choose to leave everything to
follow St. Francis of Assisi, to learn to give her whole life,
 mind, heart, soul and spirit to Our Lord Jesus Christ.....

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St. Clare of Assisi

"St. Clare of Assisi (1193-1253) was born of a noble family, twelve years after the birth of her famous townsman St. Francis, who had a major influence on her life. At the age of eighteen, Clare left home secretly and, with Francis’ help, arranged to reside in a Benedictine convent. Her family’s attempts to persuade …"