Franciscan Field Guide: People, Places, Practices, and Prayers (Paperback)

Franciscan Field Guide: People, Places, Practices, and Prayers By Rosemary Stets Cover Image
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Get ready to discover Franciscan flora and fauna This handy reference book provides a complete overview of the history, major figures and locations, and most influential texts of the Franciscan tradition. From Pica Bernardone to the "Prayer to the Trinity," Sister Rosemary Stets has compiled an at-your-fingertips guide to the people, places, practices, and prayers that comprise the Franciscan tradition.

Whether you're a new member of the order, a layperson working for a Franciscan organization, or simply someone with a Franciscan heart, you will be inspired by the rich history and deep spirituality of the Franciscan way of life.

Franciscan Field Guide includes sections on:
  • The Franciscan family of religious orders and congregations
  • Franciscan gospel values
  • Places, symbols, and topics key to understanding the Franciscan tradition
  • People whose lives shaped the Franciscan story
  • Selected Franciscan writings and sources
  • Franciscan prayers

About the Author

Rosemary Stets, OSF, is a Bernardine Franciscan Sister. She has served on the congregational leadership team since 2011. Previously, Sister Rosemary served as Vice-President for Mission at Alvernia University in Reading, PA, and earlier was a member of the faculty in the Department of English and Communications.

Product Details
ISBN: 9781632533982
ISBN-10: 1632533987
Publisher: Franciscan Media
Publication Date: November 1st, 2022
Pages: 144
Language: English