A Franciscan Approach

Coming Soon!

Shemá: Biodiversity, Franciscans, and the Season of Creation

Seminar and conversation with Franciscan-hearted people learning what we can do to promote the ecological conversation, justice, and healing within the Earth’s community of life. Click here to read about the presenters.

Canticle of the Creatures

Friars of the Province of St. Barbara recite St. Francis’ Canticle of Creatures in different languages. Their website also offers a summary of the spirituality of the Canticle.

A prayerful meditation with the Canticle of the Sun (Canticle of the Creatures), including text, images of nature, and music. 

Canticle of the Creatures with text, read in English by Fr. Murray Bodo, OFM.

Canticle of the Creatures by St. Francis of Assisi, read by Fr. Murray Bodo, OFM in traditional Umbrian dialect.

Canticle of the Creatures joyfully sung in Swahili by Franciscan sisters, postulants, and novices of the Sisters of the Sorrowful Mother in Tanzania.