- Chiara Center Events
Chiara Center sponsors opportunities for spiritual enrichment and faith development: retreats, days of quiet, Food and Faith series, and collaborative programs.
- 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.