Further Resources

Pages of interest which can also be downloaded.

Chasing the Wild Goose
A small booklet for those interested in reading further.  It is available for download here or can be purchased

This prayer is sometimes attributed to Saint Francis, but it is unlikely that it was written by him and was probably written much later. Prayer Lord, make me an instrument of Thy peace; where there is hatred, let me sow love; where there is injury, pardon; where there is doubt, faith; where there is despair…

Saint Francis
This biography is taken from the online article on Saint Francis of Assisi by Catholic Encyclopedia online.   Francis’ father, Pietro Bernardone, was a wealthy Assisian cloth merchant. Of his mother, Pica, little is known, but she is said to have belonged to a noble family of Provence. Francis was one of several children…

The Canticle of the Creatures
Saint Francis is said to have composed most of the canticle in late 1224 while recovering from an illness at San Damiano, in a small cottage that had been built for him by Saint Clare and other women of her order…

Finding St Francis – film

This film is an account of St. Francis’s life through the eyes of a visitor to a Franciscan Friary.

The DVD is available for purchase for £9.99, plus P+P, via the film website HERE.  There are also options to  download or stream the film (for all these, look at the “Shop” menu, and/or at the bottom of the “Trailer” page of the website).

For enquiries, including about private showings of the film or performances of the one man show from Paul Alexander, or if you wish to buy the DVD but not to use online shopping (but please do try) contact Little Portion Films via the website HERE or email admin@littleportionfilms.com.



Chasing the Wild Goose