Daily Archives: May 21, 2009

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Did St. Francis preach or practice the Gospel (or maybe even both)?

Andy Crouch just recommend this story and it is indeed worth a quick read (it is rather short). One of my favorite and most memorable courses as an undergraduate at Cornell was with Prof. Brian Tierney on St. Francis. It was the last course he taught before retiring and was a graduate course and I was one of only two or three undergraduates. Fantastic and enlightening course, mostly due to the politics that ensued, already […]