Tag: saint clare of assisi

Let the Empty Specters of the Deceiving World Not Drive You Mad

(Note: The following post was made previous to my conversion to Eastern Orthodoxy. I very much acknowledge, recognize and understand the problematic nature of Franciscan spirituality in general; however, I remain- with careful discernment and distance- inspired by the writings of Saint Clare .) Adapted directly and faithfully from Clare’s letter to Ermentrude of Bruges: […]