he knew that the praise of God stands on its strongest ground when it stands on nothing, he knew that we can the best measure the towering miracle of the mere fact of existence if we realize that but for some strange mercy we should not even exist. St Francis was a man of paradox. the inspiration behind the painting of Giotto and the poetry of Dante, Francis worked to end the crusade of the middle ages and intercede on behalf of birds. read this book and know more about st Francis
The Life of St Francis of Assisi
Francis, go and build up my house, which as thou seest is falling into ruin. to fulfill this command of our Lord, st Francis of Assisi began by restoring physical churches and continued by building up the spiritual church. Francis' humility, purity, and true joy inspired many men and women to conversion and a deeper faith.
the Trial of Faith of St. Therese of Lisieux
Therese of Lisieux experienced a harrowing trial of faith. although never faltering in her profession of faith, she had to struggle to believe in the existence of life beyond the grave. her struggle to assent to the existence of heaven caused her more agony, she said, than her physical disease. read this book and know more about St t6herese
The Noble and the Humble
this book guides us through the lives of sixty-one lay men and women who achieved the heights of sanctity. These inspiring biographies present saints, whether kings and queens or peasants and farmers, who sanctified their daily work through the application of prayer and virtue. find a role model from among these saints.