Francis – A Fool for Christ’s Sake

TSSF Study Week Alnmouth September 2008

The purpose of this paper and of further reflections at Alnmouth is to look at Francis’ life against the background in Christian Spirituality of – the Holy Fool. John Whitwell attempts to outline how this tradition originated in early Christianity and indeed can be found in the folklore of many cultures and religions.

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