Saint Francis Sings to Brother Sun: A Celebration of His Kinship with Nature
From Karen Pandell and Bijou Le Tord comes an ode to Saint Francis's connection with nature that transcends culture and faith — an inspiration for all time and all people.
Sing praises to all Your creatures,
And above all to Brother Sun,
Who gives us the day as He enlightens us.
-From Saint Francis's "The Canticle of Brother Sun"
More than eight hundred years ago, a once-privi
I thought that the layout of this book, (stories interspersed with the canticle of the sun) was awkward and the illustrations didn't engage my daughter -- but the way the stories/legends of his life were told were quite good.