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Assisi: The Hometown of Saints

Two Saints

Clearly, the main claim to fame and draw of Assisi is St. Francis and, to a lesser extent, Saint Clare. One of the most well-known and beloved saints of all time, his example was the reason for the choice of the name Francis by our current pope. 1,549 more words


The birthplace of St. Francis-Assisi


Assisi is the birthplace of St.Francis and it is a holy and beautiful place. You can overlook all Umbria region and enjoy beauty of the nature. 327 more words


One small step...

Can you be trusted in small matters? (Luke 16:10-11)

I asked students in Grades 1-5 at the beginning of class time this week if they can be trusted. 564 more words


Hartford Police investigate Magnolia Street homicide

HARTFORD, Conn. (WTNH) — A 26-year-old man is dead after a late night shooting in Hartford Saturday.

Police say they were called to the scene just before 10:30 p.m. 62 more words


Join us for Sunday worship

You are welcome to join us to celebrate Harvest on the 27th Sunday of Ordinary Time at Sacred Heart Church. Mass will be on Sunday October 2nd at 9.30am, and will include a special liturgy for children. 127 more words

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Man accidentally shoots himself in movie theater parking lot

TOPEKA (KSNT) — A man was taken to St. Francis Health Center after he accidentally shot himself in a Topeka movie theater parking lot.

Police were called to St. 45 more words


Worth Revisit: The Pope Redefines Saint Francis

On September 17, Franciscans celebrated the Feast of the Stigmata of St. Francis. That’s what Francis is really all about–uniting himself so closely to the Gospel life that his own body bore the same wounds as Christ on the cross. 260 more words

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