Posts Tagged ‘francis’


27 novembre 2013
In lucem Transitus

In lucem Transitus

È stata inaugurata in occasione della Festa di Santa Caterina, patrono dei ceramisti, lunedì 25 novembre, al Museo regionale della ceramica di Deruta, l’esposizione itinerante “In lucem transitus”, nell’ambito dell’iniziativa benefica “L’arte per la solidarietà”. La mostra di cinque opere in ceramica contenenti le lampade ad olio, in omaggio a San Francesco d’Assisi, nasce per le (more…)

Walking along St. Francis Way

12 giugno 2013 tel. 346 3254167 tel. 346 3254167

Text written and edited by Chiara Condello

English version by Benedetta Tintillini

The Way of Saint Francis is a journey of the history and of the heart, a way that follows and passes through many places connected with of St. Francis of Assisi’s life. You move through lush and green landscapes, on the same roads and paths where Francis passed by crossing the plains, hills and (more…)

BOOKS: “Before leaving the world” novel of a medieval man set to change the world

22 Maggio 2013

libro san francesco

english version

by Benedetta Tintillini

The novel, written by Ginevra Angeli and published by Ugo Bozzi publisher in 2000, is set in medieval times, and is about an handsome and rich young man, John of Assisi, his love for his parents Pica and Pietro Bernardone, his life-changing and how he loses his identity, name, and becomes another man… Francis. The novel about Francis goes over the historical documentation concerning the figure of the saint, and stops when he, no longer named John, left Assisi.

We talk about it with the author Ginevra Angeli.

Interview by Francesco La Rosa

Ginevra, why did you want to write this novel?

It ‘s been a spontaneous thing. I wrote it as if I was just remebering what I knew for a long time, tired of the “Franciscan rhetoric.” Stimulated and (more…)