Some Reflections on the Canticle of Brother Sun

Gives the background, thoughts on Francis’ use of ‘Brother’ and ‘Sister,’ and on ‘the significance of the Canticle for eco-theology with a copy of the poem in the original Umbrian, its translation, and a reference to Piero Casentini’s illustrations of the Canticle of Brother Sun, James Eric Doyle’s St. Francis and the Song of Brotherhood and Sisterhood and A Nash’s Loving Nature.

Reflections on the Canticle of Br Sun Helen Hood Scottish week (.pdf)