Among the writings of Francis of Assisi that we still have is a collection of 28 short sermon-like teachings called "The Admonitions." These texts generally treat a particular theme in the spiritual or religious life and were directed at Francis' brother friars.
And all creatures under heaven serve, know, and obey their Creator, each according to its own nature, better than you.
And even the demons did not crucify HIm, but you, together with them, have crucified Him and are still crucifying Him by delighting in vices and sins. Even if you were so skillful and wise that you possessed all knowledge, knew how to interpret every kind of language, and to scrutinize heavenly matters with skill: you could not boast in these things.
Beginning from the perspective of secular Western atheism and believing the world is largely as ...
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He holds a doctorate in sacred theology (STD) from the Alphonsian Academy in Rome.
Horan also leads retreats, particularly for young adults, from time to time. Dating and you can learn more about Horan's speaking engagements, current publications and future projects at
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The search for God and the quest to understand better the world in which we find ourselves is an ongoing experience of joy and challenge. Horan, OFM in this collection of selected reflections from his popular 'Dating God' blog, which seeks to offer a rich and inspirational series of commentary and spiritual reflection rooted in the Franciscan tradition. Horan, OFM, is a Franciscan friar of Holy Name Province of the Order of Friars Minor (New York) and the other of several books including "Dating God: Live and Love in the Way of St.
Francis" (Franciscan Media) and "Francis of Assisi and the Future of Faith: Exploring Franciscan Spirituality and Theology in the Modern World" (Tau Publishing). Bonaventure University before entering the Order of Friars Minor (Franciscan Friars). Additionally, he has studied at several universities and institutes of higher education in the United States and abroad including The Catholic University of America, Boston University, Harvard University, The Franciscan Institute, St.
We are not the sources of our selves, the originators of our own existence, but beneficiaries of the free and gratuitous love of God.