Spirituality

The Ficus sycomorusof Jericho

 
Also a short man like Zacchaeus can easily climb up those knotty branches! But this time Jesus has to look up and call.
 
by Leo Leoni
 

I know my sheep

 
The itinerant friar Anthony must have very often seen the flocks moving around when he travelled from Italy to France and in his Sermons he often refers to them.
 
by Father Luciano Bertazzo
 

From Greccio to the world

 
In 1223 St. Francis created the Christmas crib in the cave of Greccio. He wanted it to be a visible representation of the humility of a God who becomes incarnate. St. Anthony reminds us that Mary gave him to us.
 
by Father Luciano Bertazzo