St Francis of Assisi

Here are two recent paintings inspired by my guardian St Francis.  The second is St Francis as I feel him, with one of my Spirit Animals The Fairy wren. The first is inspired by a quote:

“All the darkness in the world cannot extinguish the light

of a single candle.”

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ancesco di Bernardone, known to us now as St. Francis of Assisi. Francis (1181/2-1226) was thin. He wore a simple tunic, with a piece of rope as a belt, and no shoes. He was eccentric and preached passionately.

St Francis was a person who so surrendered his life to Truth and Light – and evolved beyond the level of faith and belief – he received from God the ability to see and perceive beyond the natural barrier of this physical three-dimensional world, and observe the parallel dimensions that causes all events in this realm – and ultimately what the Bible refers to as the Kingdom of Heaven and God.

He is my inspiration as his way is the true PATH – the true WAY – for all seekers of LIGHT.

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The Prayer of St Francis as said by Catholics:

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Youtube Movie of St Francis with English subtitles:

Life story of St Francis in New York Post: http://www.newyorker.com/magazine/2013/01/14/rich-man-poor-man

 

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