November 22, 2013
“Preach the Gospel. If necessary use words!” There are some who chide us here at FrancisCorps for using that saying which is often attributed to Saint Francis of Assisi. They remind us that there is no evidence that Saint Francis actually said those words. Exactly! There are no words. Francis of Assisi did not speak that saying as much as he lived that saying. And we are proud to claim it as our motto.
Check out this short video that tells the story of “Preach the Gospel…” in a day in the life of Saint Francis: