May 24th: Feast of the Papal Basilica of St. Francis of Assisi

May 24th: Feast of the Papal Basilica of St. Francis of Assisi

Today is the Feast of the Papal Basilica of St. Francis of Assisi.  Bishop Robert Barron said in his new documentary that St. Francis would not have approved of building such a large basilica in his name, being such a humble apostle of Christ.  But this beautiful church represents the great Franciscan Spirituality in which St. Francis renewed the church with …

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