TSSF Blackmore Vale

Essential Franciscan Reading:

Murray Bodo, Francis: The Journey and the Dream, St Anthony Messenger Press, r.e. 1994
G.K. Chesterton, St. Francis of Assisi, 1923; this edition Bantam Doubleday Dell 1987
Leonard Fole, To Live as Francis Lived (The Path of Franciscan Spirituality), St Anthony Messenger Press 2000
Helen Julian CSF, Living the Gospel: The Spirituality of St Francis and St Clare, BRF 2001
Helen Julian CSF, Francis and Clare: A Gospel Story, Word Among Us Press 2005
Susan Pitchford, Following Francis: The Franciscan Way for Everyone, Morehouse 2006
Brother Ramon SSF, Franciscan Spirituality, SPCK 1994, 2008
Rowan Clare Williams, A Condition of Complete Simplicity: Franciscan Wisdom for Everyday Living, Canterbury Press 2003


TSSF Blackmore Vale is not responsible for these links. Please report any that are broken or which have become inappropriate. Also, do let us know if you have suggestions for additional links: this list is at a very elementary stage of growth! Please use the contact details here.

European Province TSSF
European Province SSF
The JPIC Network of the First and Third Orders of the SSF, European Province
Franciscans International
Anglican Franciscans throughout the World

TSSF Winchester Area Website
TSSF Scotland Area Website
New Hilfield Friary Website
Community of St Clare, Freeland

Blogs by Tertiary sisters and brothers (not necessarily from the Blackmore Vale!):

Elland Occasionals
Florilegium - Susan Pitchford's blog
Franciscan Associates
Good Goat's Reflections on life, faith and everything
Green Patches
Growing Greenpatches
The Mercy Blog
The Prayer of the Lamb: a form of Christian Meditation

Prayer Links:

TSSF European Province Devotions Page
Franciscan Praying from the
European Province SSF
Liturgy from the Third Order European Province
Third Order Study and Prayer
Third Order Intercessions List (Word document - right-click and "save target as..." or "save link as..." to download)
Franciscan Prayer & Praxis - the Justice, Peace and Integrity of Creation Network
The Tau - A Franciscan Cross
Prayers of St. Francis
Intercessions for the Brothers and Sisters of the First and Second Orders European Province