Books tagged: st francis

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A Franciscan Odyssey
Price: $3.95 USD. Words: 129,410. Language: English. Published: April 19, 2014 by William R. Parks. Categories: Nonfiction » History » War
Incredible true story! Arrested by the NKVD (Soviet Secret Police) along with thousands of Polish citizens, the author, Fr. Lucjan Krolikowski, was deported with them in box cars to labor camps. After the War he adopted 150 orphaned children whose parents had died in the labor camps. Autobiography of WW II prisoner, soldier, priest and foster parent of 150 war orphaned children.
Prayer Primer
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,990. Language: English. Published: May 13, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Prayer
Using hymns, scriptures, and classical prayers, David W. Jones offers this collection of prayers for beginners. These starters can help the most tongue tied soul find words to start an open hearted session with God.
Eve's Refusal
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,220. Language: English. Published: February 12, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller, Fiction » Christian » Suspense
St. Francis knew it, Bobby McGee learned it, and Andrew Thurston meets the realization head on. Eve is a nobody – just a dirty, mentally challenged homeless woman who stands on a street corner in her rags and "prophesies." But she knows exactly what she possesses, what most of those who pity her don't have. "Eve's Refusal" is a Flannery O'Connor-esque short story of approximately 3,400 words.
Five Years Closer To Infinity
Price: $8.88 USD. Words: 5,060. Language: English. Published: February 13, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Inspirational
This is a short story about a free spirited five year old boy in New York who runs away from his teenage babysitter, while his mother is away on an afternoon outing with her new boyfriend.
The Wolf in Winter: A Story of Francis of Assisi
Price: $6.95 USD. Words: 24,810. Language: English. Published: May 27, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Historical, Fiction » Historical » Medieval
This story describes the first steps of Francis of Assisi's career, before he had any followers. He had renounced his wealth and family, and was wandering penniless on the road, but had yet to discover his true vocation. This story has been a favorite of children and adults seeking to know more about Francis and the world in which he lived. Includes the tale of Francis and the Wolf of Gubbio.
Becoming Holy (without becoming Holier-than-Thou)
Price: $2.50 USD. Words: 21,780. Language: English. Published: September 8, 2009 by Sleeping Beagle Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Theology, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Religious philosophy
A fresh translation of St. Francis of Assisi's Admonitions along with brief reflections on those, supporting each of the admonitions with passages from other of St. Francis' extant writings and selections from early Franciscan biographies.