Preach often,” he urged his brothers in religion, according to Franciscan tradition, “and use words if necessary.
In one town, Islamists paraded three nuns on the streets like prisoners of war after burning their Franciscan school.
He wore the hooded brown habit and sandals of a Franciscan Capuchin friar.
Eight centuries later, a smiling Father Paul was now preaching the gospel in the Franciscan way among the homeless.
The Franciscan claims he kept the seventh nail, but doesn't show it to Baglio or anyone else in the story.
Only the young Franciscan, silent and motionless just now at the feast, awake still.
You will see, in the May Fors, reflections upon the temptations to the life of a Franciscan.
He lectured afterwards at Cambridge, being the fifteenth in the list of Franciscan masters there.
Colet happened to be dining at the Franciscan monastery near Greenwich.
Brother Sibyla furtively observed the Franciscan, who was trembling slightly.