Tag Archives: Penance

Freedom

Franciscan Spirituality: Week 3 Freedom Tuesday, June 20, 2017 For Saint Francis, “penance” was not some kind of dark asceticism but a proactive, free leap into the problem. It is the same freedom that we see in Jesus when he says “You are not taking my life from me; I am laying it down freely”… Continue Reading Freedom

Freedom from the Self

The Franciscan Path of Descent Freedom from the Self Friday, June 12, 2015 “Penance” for Francis was not some kind of dark asceticism, but it was a proactive free leap into the problem ahead of time. This man profoundly understood freedom. It is the same freedom that we see in Jesus when he says “You… Continue Reading Freedom from the Self

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