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Poets Anonymous: Franciscan Blessing

Welcome to our monthly Poets Anonymous!

On the 15th of each month, I’ll post part of a poem. If you have a blog, post a poem on yours and share your link in the comments. 117 more words

Poetry

Sentenced: Man who fired pistol, striking his girlfriend in St. Francis to serve time in jail

MILWAUKEE COUNTY (WITI) — 24-year-old Lloyd Robisnon of St. Francis has been sentenced in connection with the shooting of his girlfriend, which occurred at an apartment building in St. 653 more words

News

Working with St Francis

Hello icon friends,

A very happy Easter to you all and a warm welcome to the recent people following my blog. You have nudged me back to the desk to post some work after being away for far too long. 596 more words

Christian Iconography

Brother Masseo's Request

During the first days of the Fransiscan movement, St. Francis surrounded himself with disciples who were eager to learn from him and imitate his life of simplicity. 321 more words

Parables

Realpolitik and Silence in the Face of Slander

Don’t laugh, but I’ve been watching a lot of the show JAG lately.  Beyond the hokey characters and soap-opera drama, there are a lot of interesting clashes going on: the tension between loyalty and objectivity, between diplomatic concerns and military strategy, and between justice and realpolitik.   701 more words

Journeys: Finland

Monday afternoon we will be setting the sails for Finland and the cabin that my fiancé’s family have at the banks of a lake there. We will be “going… 227 more words

Pilgrimage