Tag Archives: St Francis

Relics of St. Francis of Assisi in the United States

We are fortunate to have several places in the United States where you can go to venerate the relics of St. Francis of Assisi, a much beloved and popular Saint, year round. Queen of All Saints Basilica, Chicago, IL – … Continue reading

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Portiuncula Plenary Indulgence August 2nd

An important opportunity is coming up to receive a plenary indulgence on August 2nd.  I don’t know about you, but I need all of the help I can get. According to the Catechism of the Catholic Church 1471: “An indulgence … Continue reading

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Honor the Feast of St Francis of Assisi by visiting an outdoor shrine

Today is the feast of St. Francis of Assisi who is known, among many other things, for preaching to the birds and other animals.  A perfect way to honor St. Francis is to spend some time in prayer outdoors with … Continue reading

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