St. Clare of Assisi — Foundress, Mother, Saint

By | 2017-09-04T14:07:27+02:00 September 4th, 2017|Saints|

On the 11th of August, the Church celebrated the feast day of St. Clare of Assisi. Let me tell you why she’s super awesome, and let me show you using the language of Scripture to further show how St. Clare lived so close to God’s Word. St. Clare of Assisi was born into the upper class of an Italian family. Her mother frequently made pilgrimages and her father was a renowned noble of the town. Clare was actively sought after by the young men of Assisi as a potential wife, yet God had other plans...