Assisi Booklets and other TSSF Publications

Assisi booklets are official publications of the TSSF European Province and are listed below.

Other publications of the TSSF European Province and are also listed below.

Links to individual publications

Martha, lay founder of TSSF

"Martha" is a life of Dorothy Swayne, lay founder of TSSF, a booklet available along with a discussion paper “Then & Now”. Martha (PDF file, 95 pages) Then&Now (PDF file, 8 pages)

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Obedience – Listening Closely – Assisi Booklet number 5

This document is the result of nearly three years’ work by our current Provincial Formation Guardian and numerous members, including his predecessor, to produce such material. It is not a learned paper, though there is much study behind it, and neither is it a simple read to be enjoyed and then shelved. Rather, this is...

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Thinking About Fasting – Assisi Booklet number 4

You can download this booklet using the link below. Thinking about Fasting (.pdf) Thinking about Fasting (.mp3)

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Celebrating Diversity – Assisi Booklet number 3

The material in this booklet has resulted from the work carried out by the Sexuality Group set up to address relevant issues in the run up to General Chapter at York on 3 to 5 August 2006. The main topic involved is homosexuality, and the appropriate response of Christians to homosexual people – since the...

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Francis the Peacemaker – Assisi Booklet number 2

This paper looks critically at S. Francis's recordas a peacemaker, set against the social and political background of the first quarter of the 13th Century. It can be downloaded using the link below. Francis the Peacemaker (.pdf)

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Poverty – Assisi Booklet number 1

The booklet "Poverty" by Winifred Stone is not available for download but may be purchased from Third Order Distribution.

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All these may also be purchased from Third Order Distribution (while stocks last).