St. Francis of Assisi

Catholic Quote of the Day — from St. Francis of Assisi

"The Vision of St. Francis" (detail) by Jusepe de Ribera

“We adore you and we bless you, Lord Jesus Christ, here and in all the churches which are in the whole world, because by your holy cross you have redeemed the world.” (St. Francis of Assisi, Deacon) October 4 is the Memorial of St. Francis of Assisi (1181 – 1286) Print this entry

Catholic Quote of the Day — from St. Francis of Assisi

"The Vision of St. Francis" (detail) by Jusepe de Ribera

“It would be considered a theft on our part if we didn’t give to someone in greater need than we are. And each should confidently make known his need to the other, so that he might find what he needs and minister to him. Let us, therefore, have charity and humility and give alms because it washes the stains of […]

Catholic Quote of the Day — from St. Francis of Assisi

"The Vision of St. Francis" (detail) by Jusepe de Ribera

“We adore you and we bless you, Lord Jesus Christ, here and in all the churches which are in the whole world, because by your holy cross you have redeemed the world.” (St. Francis of Assisi, Deacon) October 4 is the Memorial of St. Francis of Assisi (1181 – 1286). Print this entry

Catholic Quote of the Day — from St. Francis of Assisi

"The Vision of St. Francis" (detail) by Jusepe de Ribera

“What wonderful majesty! What stupendous condescension! O sublime humility! That the Lord of the whole universe, God and the Son of God, should humble Himself like this under the form of a little bread, for our salvation.” (St. Francis of Assisi, Deacon) October 4 is the Memorial of St. Francis of Assisi (1181 – 1286). Print this entry

Catholic Quote of the Day — from St. Francis of Assisi

"The Vision of St. Francis" (detail) by Jusepe de Ribera

“O Divine Master, Grant that I may not so much seek to be consoled as to console; to be understood as to understand; to be loved as to love. For it is in giving that we receive; it is in pardoning that we are pardoned; and it is in dying that we are born to eternal life.” (Attributed to St. […]

Catholic Quote of the Day — from St. Francis of Assisi

"The Vision of St. Francis" (detail) by Jusepe de Ribera

“Where there is charity and wisdom, there is neither fear nor ignorance. Where there is patience and humility, there is neither anger nor vexation. Where there is poverty and joy, there is neither greed nor avarice. Where there is peace and meditation, there is neither anxiety nor doubt.” (St. Francis of Assisi, Deacon and Confessor) October 4 is the Memorial […]

Daily Catholic Quote by St. Francis of Assisi

"The Vision of St. Francis" (detail) by Jusepe de Ribera

“When the soul is troubled, lonely and darkened, then it turns easily to the outer comfort and to the empty enjoyments of the world.” (St. Francis of Assisi, Deacon) October 4 is the Memorial of St. Francis of Assisi (1181 – 1286). If you liked this quote, please share it with your friends and family using the Recommend and Social […]

Daily Catholic Quote by St. Francis of Assisi

"The Vision of St. Francis" (detail) by Jusepe de Ribera

“Sanctify yourself and you will sanctify society.” (St. Francis of Assisi, Deacon) October 4 is the Memorial of St. Francis of Assisi (1181 – 1286) If you liked this quote, please share it with your friends and family using the Recommend and Social Media buttons below and via email. We value your comments and encourage you to leave your thoughts […]