There are three giants in the earliest years of Franciscanism: Saints Francis, Clare, and Anthony. Francis and Clare, of course, were founders. In the broadest sense, one could think of Francis as the heart of the movement, a heart profoundly
In 2015, when Father Rob Galea stepped onto the stage for Australia's version of the popular competition show X Factor wearing his Roman collar and black Converse gym shoes, he certainly didn't fit the mold of the typical contestant—or the
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