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St. Francis/Franciscan Books in the Health Sciences Library

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A Franciscan Christmas - Kathleen M. Carroll
Call Number: BV 45 C328 2010
120 pages

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Francis and Clare: The Complete Works - Regis J. Armstrong & Ignatius C. Brady, editors
Call Number: BX 890.F62 E5 1982
ISBN: 0809124467
Francis (c. 1182-1226) and Clare (c. 1193-1254) together shaped the spirituality of early 13th-century Europe. Here for the first time in English are their complete writings, brought together in one volume.

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Francis of Assisi - Adrian House
Call Number: BX 4700.F6 H842f 2001
336 pages

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Francis of Assisi: Devotions, Prayers, and Living Wisdom - Mirabai Starr, editor
Call Number: BX 2179 F818 2007
134 pages

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Francis: The Journey and the Dream - Murray Bodo
Call Number: BX 4700.F6 B555 2011
40th anniversary edition
257 pages

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Praying with Francis of Assisi - Joseph Stoutzenberger & John Bohrer
Call Number: BX 4700.F6 S889p 1989
105 pages

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Saint Francis of Assisi: A Biography - Omer Englebert
Call Number: BX 4700.F6 E612 1979
2nd English edition
282 pages

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St. Francis of Assisi - G.K. Chesterton
Call Number: BX 4700 F818c 1957
158 pages

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Tales of St. Francis - Murray Bodo
Call Number: BX 4700.F6 B668t 1992
187 pages

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The Prayers of Saint Francis - Francis of Assisi
Call Number: BV 245 F818 1988
102 pages

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Through the Year with Francis of Assisi: Daily Meditations from His Words and Life - Murray Bodo, translator
Call Number: BX 2179.F64 F818t 1993
240 pages

St. Francis E-Books

  • Life of St. Francis
    The Franciscans' official biography of their great founder. Written by St. Bonaventure.
  • Life of St. Francis of Assisi
    First modern biography of St. Francis, translated into dozens of languages. Author Paul Sabatier tells the story from Francis' youth and conversion to his suffering of stigmata.
  • Little Flowers of St. Francis of Assisi
    A collection of noteworthy events in the lives of St. Francis and his followers. These stories were originally collected and compiled in the early 1300s by Brother Ugolino.
  • St. Francis of Assisi
    Charming & witty biography by the popular Christian author, G.K. Chesterton. Called "the most insightful book about Francis of Assisi - ever."
  • The Writings of St. Francis of Assisi
    Short anthology of the writings of St. Francis, including letters, prayers, admonitions, rules, etc. Of general interest here is the transcendent Canticle of the Sun.

St. Francis/Franciscan Media in the Health Sciences Library

Discovering Our Franciscan Heritage: Francis & Clare of Assisi
DVD version (95 minutes)
(Talk by Sr. Joanne Schatzlein on philosophy & wisdom of St. Francis & St. Clare & how they are applied in the mission of St. John's Hospital.)
BX 4700.F6 D611 2005

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